Order for Customer
Your shopping basket is empty.


Advertisement

Advertisement

The Films of Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet

Fortini/Cani

+ Every Revolution is a Throw of the Dice

The films in this double bill feature powerful spoken words over images – of former battlefields, and Père Lachaise Cemetery.

Image from Fortini/Cani

Fortini/Cani

Italy-France 1976
Dirs Straub-Huillet
With Franco Lattes
83min
Digital
English subtitles

Communist writer Franco Fortini’s readings from The Dogs of Sinai are heard over images of Italian countryside where partisans clashed with fascists, a landscape marked by violence and counterposed provocatively with his observations on Israel after the Six Day War of 1967.

+ Every Revolution is a Throw of the Dice

France 1977
Dirs Straub-Huillet
10min
Digital
English subtitles

Every Revolution... was filmed in Père Lachaise, where free verse remembers those gunned down in the Paris Commune in 1871.


Advertisement



Promotional Code

  • If you have a BFI promotion, please enter your Code here: