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The Unknown Girl

La fille inconnue

2016, Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne, Belgium/France, 106 min. With Adèle Haenel, Olivier Bonnaud.

Show Times

  • Fri, Sep 22nd 2:00pm
  • Fri, Sep 22nd 6:00pm
  • Sat, Sep 23rd 5:00pm
  • Sun, Sep 24th 3:00pm
  • Mon, Sep 25th 8:00pm
  • Tue, Sep 26th 6:00pm
  • Wed, Sep 27th 6:00pm
  • Thu, Sep 28th 8:00pm
  • Fri, Sep 29th 6:00pm
  • Sat, Sep 30th 3:00pm
  • Sun, Oct 1st 5:15pm
  • Mon, Oct 2nd 7:45pm
  • Tue, Oct 3rd 6:00pm
  • Wed, Oct 4th 6:00pm
  • Thu, Oct 5th 7:45pm
First Chicago run!

“Serenely accomplished…markedly, airily natural.” — Guy Lodge, Variety

"Another quietly powerful masterpiece; it’s perhaps their best film since THE CHILD." — Saskia Baron, The Arts Desk

A tired doctor’s omission in failing to open her door to a frantic caller one night after hours sets off a chain of events that include murder in this latest engaging social realist drama by Belgium’s acclaimed Dardennes brothers (TWO DAYS, ONE NIGHT; THE KID WITH A BIKE). In a working method effectively refined over three decades, the directors shape the story as a single-minded quest. Wracked with guilt when a tragedy unfolds seemingly through her oversight, Jenny (two-time César-winner Haenel), an upwardly mobile and newly licensed physician with an attractive offer from a swanky suburban clinic, turns her attention instead to a disenfranchised community of immigrants and public aid recipients to search out the fate of her unknown caller. In French with English subtitles. DCP digital. (BS)

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