FILMS SCREENING DURING OCTOBER 2018
Mondays at 6pm
Cinema 2 - Event Cinemas
01 October | John Frankenheimer | USA | 1966 | 106m | M
A secret organisation offers wealthy clients a second
chance at life in this startlingly modern ’60s face-swapping
thriller. Featuring a paranoiac symphony of camera angles
courtesy of famed cinematographer James Wong Howe.
DAUGHTERS OF DARKNESS
08 October | Harry Kümel | Belgium | 1971 | 100m | R16
A sumptuous blend of highbrow European art film and
campy lesbian vampire B-movie, starring Delphine Seyrig
as an ageless Countess who seduces a troubled newlywed
couple at an isolated off-season resort.
THE SELFISH GIANT
15 October | Clio Barnard | UK | 2013 | 90m | R13
This feature debut from the director of The Arbor is the tale
of two boys who fall in with a dodgy scrap metal dealer.
“Heartfelt and passionate, fluent and supremely confident...
this is a heart-wrenching movie.” – The Guardian
THE BRAND NEW TESTAMENT
22 October | Jaco Van Dormael | Belgium/France | 2015 | 115m | M
There’s the Old Testament, the New Testament and now
this Brand New one in which God’s 10-year-old daughter
leaves home on a mission to liberate humanity from the
bored old man’s destructive whims.
“A surreal comedy whose endless visual imagination
matches its conceptual wit” – NY Times
REEL PEOPLE OF NZ and INTERSEXION
29 October | Nicholas Homler / Grant Lahood & Mani Mitchell | NZ / NZ | 2016 / 2012 | 30m / 45m | tbc
Reel People: This short documentary takes a journey through New
Zealand, visiting small and independent cinemas along
Intersexion: A deeply personal, very moving, frank and funny
exploration into the world of intersex people, those 1 in
2000 of us whose bodies fall somewhere between male
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