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Last Year at Marienbad

L'année dernière à Marienbad

1961, Alain Resnais, France, 94 min.
With Delphine Seyrig, Giorgio Albertazzi

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Show Times

  • Fri, May 31st 4:00pm
  • Fri, May 31st 8:00pm
  • Sat, Jun 1st 3:00pm
  • Sun, Jun 2nd 5:00pm
  • Mon, Jun 3rd 8:00pm
  • Tue, Jun 4th 6:00pm
  • Wed, Jun 5th 8:00pm
  • Thu, Jun 6th 6:00pm
New 4K restoration!

"A highly seductive parable about seduction... For all its notoriety, this masterpiece among masterpieces has never really received its due."—Jonathan Rosenbaum, Chicago Reader

"Viewing the film again, I expected to have a cerebral experience, to see a film more fun to talk about than to watch. What I was not prepared for was the voluptuous quality of MARIENBAD, its command of tone and mood, its hypnotic way of drawing us into its puzzle, its austere visual beauty."—Roger Ebert

Both a cause célèbre and a bête noire of art-house cinema, MARIENBAD has survived parody, controversy, and endless interpretation to stand as one of the great tours de force of film history. Amid the mirrored corridors and manicured gardens of a European chateau, a nameless man (Albertazzi) encounters a woman (the stunning Seyrig) who denies his claim that they had an affair the previous year. Around this question mark, Resnais and screenwriter Alain Robbe-Grillet construct a dazzling maze of permutations, possibilities, and prestidigitations. In French with English subtitles. New 4K DCP digital widescreen restoration. (MR)

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