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Les Anges du péché (Angels of the Streets)

Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 7:00pm

Shot from film.  Three nuns

ROBERT BRESSON RETROSPECTIVE-THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE CINEMATHEQUE
Robert Bresson’s first feature is also often regarded as his most conventional film. Though not as daring as his later work, Les Anges du péché foreshadows the stylistic precision and emphasis on spiritual redemption of the Bresson to come.
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Les dames du Bois de Boulogne

Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 7:00pm

Production shot from Le dames du Bois de Boulogne

ROBERT BRESSON RETROSPECTIVE-THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE CINEMATHEQUE
This unique love story, based on a novelette by Denis Diderot and with dialogue written by Jean Cocteau, follows the maneuverings of a society lady as she connives to initiate a scandalous affair between her aristocratic ex-lover and a prostitute.
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Pickpocket

Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 7:00pm

Production shot from PICKPOCKET

ROBERT BRESSON RETROSPECTIVE - THURDSAY NIGHTS AT THE CINEMATHEQUE
One of Bresson’s most admired and influential works follows Michel, a young pickpocket who spends his days working the streets, subway cars, and train stations of Paris. Read more

Au hasard Balthazar

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 7:00pm

Production still from Au hasard Balthazar

ROBERT BRESSON RETROSPECTIVE -- THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE THE CINEMATHEQUE
Bresson’s profound masterpiece Au hasard Balthazar follows the donkey Balthazar as he is passed from owner to owner, some kind, and some cruel but all with motivations beyond his understanding. Read more

Mouchette

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 7:00pm

Mouchette poster

ROBERT BRESSON RETROSPECTIVE -- THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE CINEMATHEQUE
With Mouchette, Bresson give us one of the most searing portraits of human desperation ever put on film. Read more

Une femme douce (A Gentle Woman)

Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 7:00pm

Production shot from Un femme douce (A Gentle Woman)

ROBERT BRESSON RETROSPECTIVE -- THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE CINEMATHEQUE
A young woman kills herself, leaving no explanation to her grief-stricken pawnbroker husband. Read more

Four Nights of a Dreamer (Quatre nuits d’un rêveur)

Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 7:00pm

Production shot from Four Nights of a Dreamer (Quatre nuits d’un rêveur)

ROBERT BRESSON RETROSPECTIVE -- THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE CINEMATHEQUE
Four Nights of a Dreamer tells the story of the relationship between Jacques, a young painter, and Marthe, who after a near-tragic first meeting, spend the following nights wandering the streets of Paris, sharing their fantasies and dreams. Read more

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