EuroCinema: Stars of the 60s Film Series

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Curated by Richard Pena, Programming Director Film Society of Lincoln Center, The John Drew Theater at Guild Hall presents EuroCinema: Stars of the 60s Film Series Series Schedule: Tuesday, July 6 - The Umbrellas of Cherbourg A film for all the lovers of the world starring the exquisite Catherine Deneuve (circa 1964). Directed by Jaques Demy. Speaker: Michael Koresky Tuesday, July 13 - Belle De Jour A beautiful young woman married to a doctor who can't be physically intimate with him but instead works in a brothel in the afternoon while remaining chaste in her marriage. Starring Catherine Deneuve. Directed by Luis Bunuel. (1967) Speaker: Godfrey Chesire Tuesday, July 20 - Eva A Welsh novelist in Venice is humiliated by a money-loving Frenchwoman who erotically ensnares him. Starring Jeanne Moreau. Directed by Joseph Losey. (1962) Speaker: Richard Pena. Special Wine and Cheese Reception follows in the Garden after this screening. Tuesday, July 27 - Bay of Angels Jeanne Moreau and Claude Mann star as a pair of gambling lovers. Directed by Jaques Demy. (1963) Speaker: Kent Jones Tuesday, August 3 - Le Cercle Rouge Corey is a cool aristocratic thief released from prison on the same day that Vogel, a murderer escapes from custody of the patient, cat loving police director, Mattei. A mob murder and a jewel heist ensues. Over all hangs the judgement of the police director that every man is guilty. Directed by Jean-Pierre Melville. Speaker: Nathan Lee Tuesday, August 10 - Diary of a Chambermaid A chambermaid played by Jeanne Moreau discovers that her new employers, The Monteils, are a group of strange people. Directed by Luis Bunuel. (1964) Tuesday, August 17 - The Damned The dramatic collapse of a wealthy industrialist family during the reign of the Third Reich. Starring Dirk Bogarde. Directed by Luchino Visconti. (1969) Speaker: Godfrey Chesire Tuesday, August 24 - Purple Moon Passion at ten. Envy at eleven. Murder at noon. Based on the book The Talented Mr. Ripley. Starring Alain Delon. Directed by Rene Clement. (1960) Speaker: Stuart Klawans Tuesday, August 31 - Death in Venice An avant guarde composer goes to a Venetian resort after much artistic and personal stress to find peace, but instead develops a troubling attraction for a younger boy. Starring Dirk Bogarde. Directed by Luchino Visconti. (1971) Speaker: Michael Koresky

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