March 26, 2022 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Whitsell Auditorium

Directed by Derek Jarman
1986 • 93 min. • Presented on 35mm

Tilda Swinton’s first film appearance as the character Lena who sets off a tragic chain of events in this mellow dramatic retelling of the life of the celebrated 17th-century painter through his brilliant, nearly blasphemous paintings and his flirtations with the underworld. Presented on 35mm.

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This film is part of the Tilda-Whirl series offered by PAM CUT.


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