Philip Kaufman has never done anything like this, but his experiment is a success in tone. He has made a movie in which reality is asked to coexist with a world of pure sensuality, and almost, for a moment, seems to agree. — Roger Ebert, 1988
Following an American Cinematheque 35mm presentation of Kaufman’s masterwork THE UNBEARABLE LIGHTNESS OF BEING—co-written by Jean-Claude Carrière—join Juliette Binoche and the writer-director for a post-screening Q & A.
Sunday, November 10, at 5 pm.
1328 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica.
Philip Kaufman, The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988), from top: Daniel Day-Lewis and Juliette Binoche; Lena Olin (2), Day-Lewis and Olin. Images courtesy and © the filmmaker, the actors, and the Saul Zaentz Company.