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Wed, 25 Sept



The long Absence @ Dunedin film Society (Otago Uni)

Classic new Wave from Marguerite Duras & Henri Colpi, edits Agnès Varda & Alain Resnais Palme d’Or Cannes 1961 Event organised by the Dunedin Film Society, tickets to be purchased on their website

The long Absence @ Dunedin film Society (Otago Uni)
The long Absence @ Dunedin film Society (Otago Uni)

Time & Location

25 Sept 2024, 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Dunedin, Castle 1, 75 Albany Street, Dunedin North, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand

About the event

THE LONG ABSENCE – 25 September Une aussi longue absence Henri Colpi | France/Italy | 1961 | HD | G 94 mins Scripted by Marguerite Duras and directed by Henri Colpi, a regular editor for Alain Resnais and Agnes Varda, this forgotten New Wave film won the Palme d’Or in 1961.

This screenings from the Dunedin Film Society will place on Wednesday in the Castle 1 Lecture Theatre at 7.30pm.  (Castle 1, 75 Albany Street)

There is a 3 movie pass available for $25. A full year membership costs $70 for waged, $60 for unwaged/students. Full members receive discounted ticket prices at Rialto Cinemas (Monday to Friday), as well as at Whānau Mārama New Zealand International Film Festival (August 2024).

Dunedin Film Society is a member of the New Zealand Federation of Film Societies which specialises in screening rare films that might not otherwise be available, including high quality documentaries, short films, Hollywood and international classics, director’s retrospectives and the best of contemporary cinema.The annual Dunedin Film Society season aims to take you further, in order to extend your understanding and enjoyment of films and film cultures from around the world.

More info is on our website:  

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