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Double Feature with THE STORY OF FILM: PARTS 9 & 10. Also plays Tuesday, August 7.
(1970) dir Donald Cammell, Nicolas Roeg w/James Fox, Mick Jagger, Anita Pallenberg, Michele Breton [105 min]
Cousins claims that PERFORMANCE should be required viewing for all aspiring filmmakers. We’re not sure about that, but it is a mind-bending classic of 70s cinema. An uptight gangster on the lam (Fox) takes refuge in the house of a groovy rock star (Jagger) and finds his identity beginning to merge with his host.