Image: La Bouche de Jean-Pierre


  • Director

    Gaspar Noé

  • With

    Philippe Nahon, Blandine Lenoir, Marie Berto

  • France 1991. 40min

  • 35mm

  • English subtitles

The mutual influence of Noé and Hadžihalilović can be best felt in their mid-length debuts. Carne, which Hadžihalilović edited, introduces us to The Butcher (Nahon), a nameless nihilist who tries to raise his daughter consumed by rage.

+ La Bouche de Jean-Pierre

  • Director

    Lucile Hadžihalilović

  • With

    Sandra Sammartino, Denise Aron-Schropfer, Michel Trillot

  • France 1996. 52min

  • Digital

  • English subtitles

Shot by Noé, this film (pictured) sees a young girl struggle after witnessing her mother attempt suicide. Both films are dripping with quiet existential dread. Contains scenes of suicide that some viewers may find distressing.

The screening on Thursday 12 May will be followed by a Q&A with Lucile Hadžihalilović.