The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie / Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie
"Luis Buñuel's 1972 comic masterpiece, about three well-to-do couples who try and fail to have a meal together, is perhaps the most perfectly achieved and executed of all his late French films. The film proceeds by diverse interruptions, digressions, and interpolations (including dreams and tales within tales) that, interestingly enough, identify the characters, their class, and their seeming indestructibility with narrative itself. One of the things that makes this film as charming as it is, despite its radicalism, and helped Buñuel win his only Oscar is the perfect cast, many of whom bring along nearly mythic associations acquired in previous French films. Frightening, funny, profound, and mysterious" (Jonathan Rosenbaum).
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BRIC Media Arts Fellowship Film Screening at BRIC House Stoop
Tue | 7PM - 9PM
Over the last year, our Fellows have honed the media production skills they acquired during their BRIC Media Arts Fellowship. The result is 12 visually stunning pieces of art told through film that we...
Movies @ the Library at Brooklyn Public Library - Marcy Branch
Tue | 5:45 pm – 7:45 pm
Join us for a movie at Marcy Library! Sit back, relax, and enjoy a film with your fellow adult library-goers. We'll be watching POINT BREAK (rated R), starring Keanu Reeves and Patrick Swayze. Surf's ...
Raw Brooklyn Presents Arise at Brooklyn Bazaar
Wed | 7PM
RAW Artists returns to Brooklyn to spotlight local independent talent in visual art, film, fashion, accessory design, music, performance art, beauty, handmade crafts, tech, and photography. Immerse y...