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Sunday Cinematheque at the Chazen: Alain Tanner

Jonah Who Will Be 25 in the Year 2000 | Switzerland | 1976 | 35mm | 116 min. | French with English subtitles Director: Alain Tanner

Event Details

Date
Sunday, March 18, 2018
Time
2 p.m.
Description
Cast: Myriam Boyer, Jean-Luc Bideau, Miou-Miou A group of eight stubbornly nonconformist Genevans from different walks of life get together on a rural retreat to dream of a world which offers more than consumerist inducements in this, another of Tanner’s string of ‘70s masterpieces. Co-written by Tanner and English writer John Berger, this redoubt for May 1968 ideals in the mid-‘70s is that rare explicitly political film that doesn’t reduce its characters to placeholders.
Cost
Free

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