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Poster for the film CONTEMPT


Opens September 22—4K Restoration

Scenes from a marital breakdown between screenwriter (Michel Piccoli) and his wife (Brigitte Bardot), as both become enmeshed in the behind-the-camera struggles of a director (Fritz Lang) and producer (Jack Palance) as they film an adaptation of Homer’s The Odyssey.

Restored and digitized in 4K by Studiocanal at Hiventy with support from the CNC, from the original 35mm negative, interpositive, and reference print by Raoul Coutard.

Tickets: $11 (members), $16 (nonmembers)

"One of the masterworks of modern cinema, a singular viewing experience."
Phillip Lopate, The New York Times
"This pop-art masterpiece is still light years ahead of its time."
J. Hoberman, Vanity Fair

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