The Revivals section showcases important works from renowned filmmakers that have been digitally remastered, restored, and preserved with the assistance of generous partners.
Introduction by Philippe GarrelThis spare, elemental, devastating film about two damaged souls trying to build a life together as her child is taken away is a deeply autobiographical work by the great Philippe Garrel.
Introduction by Jonas MekasTwo madly impulsive young men are in love with the same woman, who happens to be played by two different actresses, in this semi-slapstick vision of true love inspired as much by Hollywood comedies and romances of the silent era as by the French New Wave.
On January 4, screening with Varda's short Women Reply: Our Bodies, Our Sex and Q&A with Rosalie VardaVarda’s feminist musical—with lyrics by the director—concerns the bond of sisterhood felt by Pomme (Valérie Mairesse) and Suzanne (Thérèse Liotard) throughout years of changes and fraught relationships with men. Opening Night of NYFF15.
Introduction by Philippe GarrelThis astonishingly beautiful black-and-white silent film was shot in the Black Forest of Germany with a cast of three (Bernadette Lafont, Laurent Terzieff, and Stanislas Robiolle), and is a primal response to the events of May ’68 as they were still unfolding.