LET THE SUMMER NEVER COME AGAIN

A young man leaves his village to audition for a dance company in town. He starts getting involved in illegal activities. So begins Georgian filmmaker Alexandre Koberidze’s first feature, and before long what may seem like a fairly straightforward film proves itself to be a source of frequent wonders.

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THE LONG GAZE + Q&A

Jaap Pieters, the “eye of Amsterdam”, began shooting films in Super8 in 1985. Much of his work concentrates on urban subjects – trams, crossroads, city dwellers and drifters – to which Pieters directs his voyeuristic gaze to capture their everyday existence.

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LA BOCCA DEL LUPO 35mm

Close-Up welcomes Pietro Marcello to present a rare screening of his debut feature on 35mm. Marcello will be in conversation with Tony Grisoni following the screening.

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TAKE TWO: CARRIE + THELMA

A double bill split over two days. The sexual awakening of two shy young women raised according to fundamentalist religious beliefs seemingly sparks telekinetic abilities they struggle to understand and control.

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TAKE TWO: CARRIE + THELMA

A double bill split over two days. The sexual awakening of two shy young women raised according to fundamentalist religious beliefs seemingly sparks telekinetic abilities they struggle to understand and control.

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