Film Series

Around the World in 5 Restorations

 
 
Jun 10—Jun 14, 2016
 
   
 
 
 
 
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BAMcinématek showcases five cinematic gems in glistening new restorations. From Shakespearean adaptations by Orson Welles and Akira Kurosawa to Kelly Reichardt’s recently revived feature debut, this quintet of masterpieces is essential big-screen viewing.


 
PAST EVENTS
Film
Chimes at Midnight
 

Orson Welles’ towering account of the life and exploits of Sir John Falstaff.

Fri, Jun 10, 2016
NEWLY RESTORED
 
 
Film
OUT 1: Spectre
 

The rarely screened four-hour cut of Jacques Rivette’s epic New Wave masterpiece.

Sat, Jun 11, 2016
NEWLY RESTORED
 
 
Film
Ran
 

Kurosawa’s senses-shattering crowning achievement transports King Lear to feudal Japan.

Sun, Jun 12, 2016
NEWLY RESTORED
 
 
Film
River of Grass
 

Kelly Reichardt’s black comic feature debut is a slacker Bonnie and Clyde for the 1990s.

Mon, Jun 13, 2016
NEWLY RESTORED
 
 
Film
The Conformist
 

Bertolucci’s political thriller is one of the most visually ravishing films ever made.

Tue, Jun 14, 2016
NEWLY RESTORED