Dir. Alain Resnais (1968).
Never released in the US and rarely screened, Alain Resnais’s 1968 time-travel fantasy is both goofy and poetic—a sensationally well-edited succession of flashbacks. As a sci-fi love story it recalls Chris Marker’s La Jetee and anticipates Steven Soderbergh’s Solaris remake.
Fri., March 4, 7:30 p.m.; Sun., March 6, 5:30 p.m., 2011
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on February 23, 2011