Previously at the ICA - Seasons

Agnès Varda Season

26 Apr 20132 May 2013

A season of films celebrating the career of French director Agnès Varda.

  • La Pointe Courte, Agnès Varda, 1955

    La Pointe Courte

    26 Apr 2013

    Agnès Varda's film career began with this graceful, penetrating study of a marriage on the rocks.

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  • Vagabond, Agnès Varda, 1985

    Vagabond + Intro by I am Dora

    28 Apr 2013

    Varda’s heartbreaking film opens with the jarring death of a young homeless woman, and goes on to tell her story through accounts by people who barely knew her and who touched her life over her final weeks. A stunning tale, brilliantly told. With an introduction by Jemma Desai from I am Dora.

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  • Cléo from 5 to 7, Agnès Varda, 1962

    Cléo from 5 to 7 + Intro by I am Dora

    28 Apr 2013

    Varda’s breakthrough film, Cléo from 5 to 7 is the story of a pampered chanteuse waiting for the results of a biopsy which will potentially change her life. Plus introduction by Jemma Desai from I am Dora.

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  • The Beaches of Agnès, Agnès Varda, 2008

    The Beaches of Agnès

    30 Apr 2013

    Charting her extraordinary life with verve and humour, Agnès is the guide to her own life, taking a reflective journey through her Belgian childhood, her career in photography, and her switch to the moving image in the 1950s.

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  • The Gleaners and I, Agnès Varda, 2000

    The Gleaners and I

    2 May 2013

    A film all about finding value where others see nothing, this beautiful and eccentric documentary is the result of the filmmaker spending a year touring France to find and talk to the people who scavenge and salvage food left over by others.

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