"Spellbinding visual beauty reminds you of the transporting power of pure cinema. It attests to the undiminished creativity of a woman who has led a charmed life surrounded by art and artists." – The New York Times
Returning to the beaches which have been part of her life Agnès stages herself amongst excerpts of her films' images and reportages. She shares her story with humour and emotion from her early days as an independent filmmaker, and her life with Jacques Demy through to the present day.
Screens as part of Gleaning Truths at Curzon Bloomsbury, presenting eight feature-length fiction and documentary films from Agnès Varda.
PLEASE NOTE: THERE WILL BE NO ADVERTS PLAYED BEFORE FILMS IN THE BERTHA DOCHOUSE SCREEN. ALL FEATURES WILL START PROMPTLY FOLLOWING A SELECTION OF TRAILERS.
Winner: Best Documentary, César Awards, 2009
Winner: Best Film, French Critics Union, 2009