As we program various repertory series of varying size and scope throughout the year, the ongoing work of preserving repertory cinema for the modern era continues unabated. Here below lies a small amalgamation of recent restorations that are currently making the rounds on repertory screens worldwide.
Sat-Thu, Jul 21-26
Back by popular demand (and including two Sing-Along screenings, Sat-Sun, July 21-22 at 11am)! Restored and remixed to 5.1 audio at Abbey Road, this Beatles classic returns to theaters in celebration of its 50th Anniversary.
Wed-Thu, Jul 18-19 at 12:00pm, 8:55pm
Drawing from his own youthful experiences, this early work from Olivier Assayas revisits the outskirts of Paris in the early 1970s, telling the story of teenage lovers whose open rebellion against family and society threatens to tear them apart.
Sat-Sun, Jul 21-22
Agnès Varda’s enchanting ode to female friendship and liberation is part blissed-out bohemian musical, part revolutionary cri de cœur. New DCP Restoration.
Sat-Sun, Jul 28-29
THE WATERMELON WOMAN is the story of Cheryl (Cheryl Dunye), a twenty-something black lesbian struggling to make a documentary about Fae Richards, a beautiful and elusive 1930s black film actress popularly known as “The Watermelon Woman.”
Sat, Jul 14 at 12:00pm | Sun, Jul 15 at 8:55pm
Catherine Deneuve’s porcelain perfection hides a cracked interior in her iconic role as Séverine, a Paris housewife who begins secretly spending her afternoon hours working in a bordello. Directed by Luis Buñuel. 4K DCP Restoration.