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New 50th Anniversary Restoration! Alan Bates and Geneviève Bujold star in Philipe de Broca's KING OF HEARTS • Friday, June 22 – Thursday, June 28

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Tue, May 24, 2016

Repertory Series ArchiveStaff Picks (past events)Time and Place Are Nonsense! The Cinema According to Seijun Suzuki

Passport to Darkness

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Note: Also shows at Harvard Film Archive on Friday, May 13 at 9 PM

(1959) dir Seijun Suzuki w/Ryoji Hayama, Chako van Leeuwen [88 min; 35mm]
In this stylish film noir, a trombonist goes on an all-night bender after his wife disappears during their honeymoon. When he returns home to find her corpse in their apartment, he sets off on a frantic quest to find her killer by piecing together a night he can’t remember. Suzuki used this classic noir material to play with genre tropes and make expressive use of darkness and light.

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Tuesday 5/24
at 9:15 PM

 
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  • New 50th Anniversary Restoration! Alan Bates and Geneviève Bujold star in Philipe de Broca's KING OF HEARTS • Friday, June 22 – Thursday, June 28
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