Current & Upcoming Films
FRIDAY, APRIL 5
This early exploration of madness has become one of the director's signature works. An unstable young woman, left alone in her Parisian apartment, begins to experience the gradual deterioration of her sanity. Rarely has the depiction of encroaching madness carried such enormously moving impact. A stunning tour-de-force for all involved. Starring Catherine Deneuve, Ian Hendry, John Fraser. Yvonne Furneaux. Written by Roman Polanski and Gerard Brach. Directed by Roman Polanski. In Black & White. NEWLY RESTORED 35mm ARCHIVE PRINT! 105 mins. 1965. FRIDAY at 6:15 and 11:00.
One of the director's most disturbing psychological films, incorporating themes of loneliness and purposelessness into a terrifying tapestry of fear and paranoia. When a timid bureaucrat assumes the apartment once occupied by a suicide victim, unusual things begin to formulate in his mind, catapulting him into the always untidy world of madness. Starring Roman Polanski, Isabelle Adjani, Melvyn Douglas, Jo Van Fleet. Written by Roman Polanksi and Gerard Brach. Directed by Roman Polanksi. In Color. Studio Archive 35mm Print! 126 mins. 1976. FRIDAY at 8:30 only.