Tributes — Retrospectives — Films about cinema
FRANCE | 120 minutes | 1977
By intertwining the destinies of Pauline and Suzanne, two women brought together by a personal crisis, Agnès Varda paints a lively portrait not just of an era, but also of a burgeoning movement that remains uncomfortably relevant in the present day. Tackling abortion, sexual freedom, education and women’s friendship, Varda follows her two protagonists - an aspiring singer and a mother of two - from 1962 to 1976 in this trenchant manifesto-cum-fairy-tale French musical.The screening on October 19th will be preceded by an introduction to Agnès Varda's work by Rosanna Maule (associate professor of Film Studies at Concordia) and Guylaine Dionne (director and professor). It will be followed by a Q&A after the film."An optimistic celebration of women and their ongoing liberation, the film remains moving, inspirational, and perhaps a shade too relevant." Slant Magazine"The movie’s audacious irreverence and playful, musical form feel as fresh as ever, as does its call to women to embrace unfettered self-expression by any unconventional means." Village Voice
Feature films1955 La Pointe Courte — Director, Writer1962 Cléo de 5 à 7 Cléo from 5 to 7 Director, Writer1965 Le Bonheur Happiness Director, Writer1966 Les Créatures The Creatures Director, Writer1967 Loin du Vietnam Far from Vietnam Co-Director1969 Lions Love Lions Love Director, Writer, Producer1975 Daguerréotypes — Director, Writer1977 L'Une chante, l'autre pas One Sings, the Other Doesn't Director, Writer1981 Mur Murs Mural Murals Director, Writer1981 Documenteur Documenteur Director, Writer1985 Sans toit ni loi Vagabond Director, Writer, Editor1988 Jane B. par Agnes V Jane B. by Agnes V. Director, Writer, Editor1987 Le petit amour Kung Fu Master Director, Writer1991 Jacquot de Nantes Jacquot Director, Writer1993 Les demoiselles ont eu 25 ans The Young Girls Turn 25 Director, Writer1994 Les Cent et une nuits de Simon Cinéma A Hundred and One Nights Director, Writer1995 L'univers de Jacques Demy The World of Jacques Demy Director, Writer2000 Les Glaneurs et la glaneuse The Gleaners and I Director, Writer, Producer, Editor2002 Les Glaneurs et la glaneuse... deux ans après The Gleaners and I: Two Years Later Director, Editor2004 Cinévardaphoto Cinévardaphoto Director, Writer2006 Quelques veuves de Noirmoutier Some Widows of Noirmoutier Director, Writer2008 Les plages d'Agnès The Beaches of Agnès Director, Writer, Producer2017 Visages Villages Faces Places Director2019 Varda par Agnès Varda by Agnès DirectorShort films1958 L'opéra-mouffe Diary of a Pregnant Woman Director, Writer1958 La cocotte d'azur - Director, Writer1958 Du côté de la côte Along the Coast Director, Writer1958 Ô saisons, ô châteaux - Director, Writer1961 Les fiancés du pont MacDonald ou (Méfiez-vous des lunettes noires) - Director, Writer1963 Salut les cubains - Director, Star1965 Elsa la rose - Director, Writer1967 Oncle Yanco Uncle Yanco Director, Writer, Star1968 Black Panthers Black Panthers Director1968 Huey Director1975 Réponse de femmes: Notre corps, notre sexe Women Reply Director, Writer, Star1976 Plaisir d'amour en Iran - Director, Writer1984 Les dites cariatides The So-Called Caryatids Director, Writer, Star1984 7p. cuis., s. de b., ... à saisir - Director, Writer1986 T'as de beaux escaliers, tu sais You've Got Beautiful Stairs, You Know Director, Writer1982 Ulysse Ulysse Director, Writer, Star2003 Le lion volatil - Director, Writer2004 Ydessa, les ours et etc. Ydessa, the Bears and etc. Director, Writer2004 Der Viennale '04-Trailer Venice International Film Festival 2004 - Trailer Director, Writer, Star2005 Les dites cariatides bis - Director, Writer2005 Cléo de 5 à 7: souvenirs et anecdotes Cléo from 5 to 7: Remembrances and Anecdotes Director2015 Les 3 Boutons The Three Buttons Director, WriterTelevision Work1970 Nausicaa (TV movie) - Writer, Director1983 Une minute pour une image (TV documentary) - Director2010 P.O.V., episode 3, season 23, The Beaches of Agnès - Director, Writer, Producer, Cinematographer2011 Agnès de ci de là Varda, 5 episodes (TV documentary) - Director, Writer, Actor
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