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Possession

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Possession

Banned upon its original release in 1981, Andrzej Żuławski’s (On the Silver Globe) stunningly choreographed nightmare of a marriage unravelling is an experience unlike any other. Professional spy Mark (Sam Neill) returns to his West Berlin home to find his wife Anna (Isabelle Adjani, in a role that earned her Best Actress at Cannes) insistent on a divorce. As Anna’s frenzied behavior becomes ever more alarming, Mark discovers a truth far more sinister than his wildest suspicions. With its pulsating score, visceral imagery, and some of the most haunting performances ever captured on screen, Possession is cinematic delirium at its most intoxicating.

New 4K Restoration. A Metrograph Pictures release.

Tickets: $10 (members), $15 (nonmembers)

"The whole cast is astonishing"
Ben Sachs, Chicago Reader
"Possession is like nothing else - an uncompromising and idiosyncratic vision of the divisions that exist around, between and within us all."
Anton Bitel, Little White Lies


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