Next Month We Salute Documentary Legend Albert Maysles

Thursday 23 July, 2015

This August at Bertha DocHouse, we celebrate the life and work of the late, great Albert Maysles. To mark the release of his latest film, Iris, we bring a cult classic like no other back to the big screen. The Maysles brother's 1975 masterpiece, Grey Gardens will run alongside Iris in a meddly of outsized and wonderfully eccentric female characters.

IRIS
Dir. Albert Maysles / USA / 2014 / 80mins

Iris pairs the late, great pionerring documentarian Albert Maysles with Iris Apfel, the quick-witted, flamboyantly dressed 93-year-old style maven who has had an outsized presence on the New York fashion scene for decades.

Watch the trailer HERE.

Showing on:

Friday 31 July              2:10pm, 6:30pm
Saturday 1 August       12:30pm, 6:30pm
Sunday 2 August          2:10pm, 6:30pm
Monday 3 August         4:30pm, 8:40pm
Tuesday 4 August        2:10pm, 6:30pm
Wednesday 5 August   4:30pm, 8:40pm
Thursday 6 August       2:10pm, 6:30pm

 

BOOK HERE. 

 

GREY GARDENS
Dir. Albert & David Maysles / USA / 1975 / 100mins

The cult classic about an eccentric mother and daughter in a crumbling mansion returns to the big screen. We follow Big and Little Edie as they reminisce, sing, dance and harboour raccoons.

Watch the trailer HERE.

Showing on:

Saturday  1 August     8:30pm
Sunday    2  August    4:10pm
Tuesday  4   August   8:30pm
Thursday 6   August   8:30pm

 

BOOK HERE.