“A masterpiece.” - Jonathan Rosenbaum, Chicago Reader
“Exquisite, mysterious and—at the instant its astonishing, cathartic, heartbreaking, climactic scene cuts to black—small perfection.” - Ray Pride, Newcity
Monday, July 18 at 6:00pm | Amid the sunbaked desert landscapes of Djibouti, a French Foreign Legion sergeant sows the seeds of his own ruin as his obsession with a striking young recruit. Military codes of honor and repressed desire fold into shimmering, hypnotic images that ultimately explode in one of the most startling endings in modern cinema.
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