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  • Area Premiere! Bernardo Bertolucci's ME AND YOU • Aug 1–3

Saturday, May 18, 2013

Repertory Series ArchiveYou Show Me Yours, I'll Show You Mine: The Neil & Amanda Double Features

Drowning by Numbers

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Introduction by Neil Gaiman

Archival Print

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Double Feature with SANTA SANGRE.

(1988) dir Peter Greenaway w/Joan Plowright, Juliet Stevenson, Joely Richardson, Bernard Hill, Jason Edwards [118 min]
Three women in the same family (all named Cissie Colpitts) each drown their troublesome husbands – and convince the local coroner to help cover up the crimes. It sounds simple but in the hands of masterful visual artist Peter Greenaway, the film becomes a baroque meditation on the nature of life and games – and the game of life.

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