Belle de Jour (Restored Edition)

Luis Buñuel's 1967 masterpiece returns to the big screen in this fully restored edition. Catherine Deneuve’s porcelain perfection hides a cracked interior in one of the actress’s most iconic roles: Séverine, a Paris housewife who begins secretly spending her after­noon hours working in a bordello. This surreal and erotic late-sixties daydream from provocateur for the ages Luis Buñuel is an examination of desire and fetishistic pleasure (its characters’ and its viewers’), as well as a gently absurdist take on contemporary social mores and class divisions. Fantasy and reality commingle in this burst of cinematic transgression, which was one of Buñuel’s biggest hits.

Directed by Luis Buñuel
100 minutes

Show Times

  • Friday, April 27, 2018 - 1:00pm
  • Friday, April 27, 2018 - 6:00pm
  • Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 2:00pm
  • Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 2:00pm
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$8 general admission
$6 for members and students w/ valid i.d.

Tickets may be purchased in advance at the Admissions Desk, online, or by calling 207-775-6148.

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