The Sleeping Beauty


Catherine Breillat, 2010)          Walter Reade 3/4, 8
Catherine Breillat’s latest fractured fairytale is less primal and more convoluted than her version of Bluebeard—tricked out with dreams, doubles, and interpolations from Hans Christian Andersen—but equally perverse in its saga of female actualization.

Fri., March 4, 9:15 p.m.; Tue., March 8, 1:30 p.m., 2011

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on February 23, 2011

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