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|Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959)|
|Date||Sunday March 22|
|Time||7:00 PM - 10:00 PM|
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Berkeley Underground Film Society
708 Gilman St.
Berkeley, CA 94710
Door 7:00PM - Film 7:30PM
All Ages, Wheelchair Accessible
Free Parking, Donations Accepted
03/22 - Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959)Added to the calendar on Friday Mar 6th, 2015 10:21 AM
A French actress filming an anti-war film in Hiroshima has an affair with a married Japanese architect as they share their differing perspectives on war.
Director: Alain Resnais
Writer: Marguerite Duras
Stars: Emmanuelle Riva, Eiji Okada, Stella Dassas
16mm/90min/B&W/French Language/English Subtitles
It is the documentation of an intensely personal conversation between a French-Japanese couple about memory and forgetfulness. It was a major catalyst for the Nouvelle Vague (French New Wave), making highly innovative use of miniature flashbacks to create a uniquely nonlinear storyline.