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Sunday Cinematheque at the Chazen: Alain Tanner

Light Years Away | Switzerland | 1981 | 35mm | 105 min. Director: Alain Tanner

Event Details

Date
Sunday, May 6, 2018
Time
2 p.m.
Description
Cast: Trevor Howard, Mick Ford, Bernice Stegers A film fairly brimming with a love of life and footloose freedom, this Dublin-set adaptation of Geneva writer Daniel Odier’s La Voie sauvage took the Grand Prix at Cannes. Young Jonas (Ford) becomes drawn to an elderly, typically Tanner-esque loner, Yoshka (Howard, excellent), who lives in a glum graveyard and jealously guards a secret which Jonas endeavors to learn.
Cost
Free

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