THE IMAGE BOOK / LE LIVRE D’IMAGE (N/C 15+)

 

Jean-Luc Godard reprises many of his familiar ideas, but with an unexpected urgency and visceral strangeness. It’s an essay film with the body-language of a horror movie, avowedly taking Godard’s traditional concerns with the ethical status of cinema and history and looking to the Arab world and indirectly examining our Orientalism – Godard cites the Conradian phrase for a culture held “under Western eyes”. The veteran auteur has assembled a mosaic of clips and fragments that will engage, perplex and bemuse. Recipient of a Special Palme d’Or at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.

 

Director Jean-Luc Godard | 2018 | Switzerland / France | 85 mins

A sense of momentousness… It felt as though we were getting the Godard bulletin on the state of the world. – Variety

FILM SHOWING

London Ciné Lumière | Saturday 10th November 18:00

Edinburgh Filmhouse | Thursday 22nd November 20:40

Belfast Queen’s Theatre | (Date and time in venue brochure and website)

Bristol Watershed | Sunday 16th December (time in venue brochure)

 

 

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Deadline: 22 August 2019 at 12:00
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