Though Dangerous Liaisons fared better at the box office and during awards season, Valmont was the less misanthropic—and in some ways more modern—of the two rival adaptations of Choderlos de Laclos's scandalous 18th-century epistolary novel. Miloš Forman and Jean-Claude Carrière found the pathos that underlay the novel's libertine decadence, its cruel twists of sexual intrigue and false moral posturing, and captured what André Malraux famously described as Laclos's "eroticization of the human will."
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The Hunger at IFC Center
Through Sep 22 Fri | 11AM
"After an initial orgy of fancy camerawork, the movie settles down into the story of Bowie's final days. He has that disease, where you age suddenly. He needs a lot of blood to keep going. He appeals ...
The 71st Annual Emmy Awards on FOX: A Free Live Screening at SVA Theatre
Sun | 8PM
As part of After School Special: The 2019 School of Visual Arts Alumni Film & Animation Festival, we are pleased to present a free live screening of The 71st Annual Emmy Awards, broadcast via FOX on t...
'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse' 3D Screening and Q&A at SVA Theatre
Sun | 3PM
As part of After School Special: The 2019 School of Visual Arts Alumni Film & Animation Festival, we are pleased to present a special 3D screening of the Academy Award-winning animated film Spider-Man...