MOVIE NIGHT: Bird People
Sent to mailinglist subscribers on December 11, 2014
To close our 2014 season, join Fresno Filmworks this Friday night, Dec. 12, for the experimental drama “Bird People,” an official selection Un Certain Regard at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival. Show times are 5:30 and 8:30 p.m. The film is not rated.
FROM THE CRITICS
Robert Abele of the Los Angeles Times says: “An airport hotel may not seem the most inspiring of locations for a story of life-changing consequence, but French filmmaker Pascale Ferran’s delicate, compassionate ‘Bird People’ is just that sort of risk-taking, existential adventure.”
ON OUR BLOG
Board member Fae Giffen muses on letting go, holding on, remembering, and forgetting, as she connects “Bird People” to the work of French filmmaker Michel Gondry and Icelandic musician and actress Bjork.