Films byTexts by 1966
screening
The Party and the Guests
Jan Nemec, 1966
Sat 5 May 2018, 21:15
CINEMATEK, Brussels
PART OF
FILM
The Party and the Guests
Jan Nemec, 1966, 71’

“Acknowledging the influence of Ionesco, [scriptwriter] Ester Krumbachová observed that she tried to create dialogue in which the characters said nothing meaningful about themselves – ‘It was my intention to demonstrate that people generally only talk in terms of disconnected ideas, even when it

screening
Robert Bresson, 1966
Mon 23 Apr 2018, 21:00
CINEMATEK, Brussels
PART OF
FILM
Bruce Baillie, 1966, 3’

“One shot, early summer in Mendocino. Song, All my life by Ella Fitzgerald with Teddy Wilson and his orchestra.”1

 

screening
The Round-Up
Miklós Jancsó, 1966
Tue 21 Nov 2017, 20:15
Buda, Kortrijk
PART OF
Talk
FILM
The Round-Up
Miklós Jancsó, 1966, 90’

“Jancsó is a genius. Until him, Hungarian film was just a petit-bourgeois, kitschy, stupid industry. It didn't matter if somebody was able to do a little bit better, a little more artistically: the mentality of the filmmakers was always the same; they accepted the order.

screening
The Battle of Algiers
Gillo Pontecorvo, 1966
Tue 17 Oct 2017, 9:30
Kinepolis, Ghent
PART OF Film Fest Gent 2017
FILM
The Battle of Algiers
Gillo Pontecorvo, 1966, 121’

“Gillo Pontecorvo’s 1966 The Battle of Algiers [commemorates] the popular uprising that had succeeded in ousting the French from Algeria in July 1962.

screening
Robert Bresson, 1966
Sat 2 Sep 2017, 18:00
CINEMATEK, Brussels
PART OF