Film

New Virtual Film Release

Sibyl

Available September 18–October 9, 2020

Stream on Eventive

A sly, sultry character study from filmmaker Justine Triet, Sibyl follows a psychotherapist (Virginie Efira) who quits her practice to return to writing. Past and present as well as fiction and reality blur when a client’s dramatic story becomes source material for her novel.

Virtual CinéSalon

La Belle Noiseuse

Tuesday, September 29–Monday, October 5, 2020

Available on Kino Marquee

Legendary New Wave auteur Jacques Rivette offers one of the most incisive and immersive meditations on the creative process ever produced on screen in this film, starring Michel Piccoli and Jane Birkin.

Virtual CinéSalon

May Fools

Milou en mai

Tuesday, October 6–Monday, October 12, 2020

Available on The Criterion Channel

Set in the backdrop of the May 1968 protests, a multi-generational clan returns to the rural family estate, fixating on family politics rather than national uprisings. Directed by Louis Malle.

Virtual CinéSalon

Belle de Jour

Tuesday, October 13–Monday, October 19, 2020

Available on The Criterion Channel

A surreal and erotic late-sixties daydream, starring Catherine Deneuve and Michel Piccoli, from provocateur for the ages Luis Buñuel.

Virtual Special Screening

De Gaulle

US Virtual Premiere

Thursday, October 15–Thursday, October 22, 2020

Stream on Kino Marquee

May 1940. The war intensifies, German forces launch their invasion of France, and one man leaves his country in hopes of saving it, becoming the voice of “la Résistance.” Directed by Gabriel le Bomin and starring Lambert Wilson.

Virtual CinéSalon

The Young Girls of Rochefort

Les Demoiselles de Rochefort

Tuesday, October 20–Monday, October 26, 2020

Available on The Criterion Channel

This pastel-colored dream of a movie musical is a tribute to Hollywood-minted optimism from director Jacques Demy, composer Michel Legrand, and a star-studded international cast.

Virtual CinéSalon

Dillinger is Dead

Dillinger è morto

Tuesday, October 20–Monday, October 26, 2020

Available on The Criterion Channel

Michel Piccoli gives a tour-de-force performance as John Dillinger, an Italian gas mask designer, suffering from social malaise in Marco Ferreri’s existential masterpiece.

Virtual CinéSalon

One Hundred and One Nights

Les Cent et une Nuits de Simon Cinéma

Tuesday, October 27–Monday, November 2, 2020

Available on The Criterion Channel

This love letter to movie-making, pegged to the centennial of cinema and created by one of its most iconic voices, celebrates the magic of filmmaking with cameos from Robert De Niro to Gérard Depardieu. Directed by Agnès Varda.

Virtual CinéSalon

Les Créatures

Tuesday, October 27–Monday, November 2, 2020

Available on The Criterion Channel

This lesser-known gem from Agnès Varda is an eccentric and imaginative science fiction fantasia that explores human nature, free will, and the creative process.