Following the pair through their idyllic courtship, On Chesil Beach explores sex and the societal pressure that can accompany physical intimacy, leading to an awkward and fateful wedding night. “It’s a lyrical and rapturous film – a repressed passion play, funny, delicate and heartbreaking.” - Variety.
On Chesil Beach On Chesil Beach
Pain and Glory Dolor y gloria
Wednesday, 18. 09. 2019 / 16:30 / Main Hall
A renowned filmmaker in physical decline experiences a series of re-encounters, some in the flesh, others remembered. His childhood in Valencia, his first adult love, the pain of the breakup, and his discovery of cinema.
Thursday, 19. 09. 2019 / 20:30 / Main Hall
The year is 1913 and Írisz arrives Budapest seeking employment at a milliner’s shop formerly owned by her parents. When she is turned away, she begins searching for her brother in the murky streets of the city.