LVAC Film Night: Jean Luc Godard, Contempt (1963)

June 18, 2009, 7:00PM

20 Ames Street Building E15
Cambridge, MA 02139

Contempt (Le Mépris), directed by Jean Luc Godard, (France 1963, 103 min.)

Godard’s classic  film Contempt (Le Mépris) stars Michel Piccoli as a screenwriter torn between the demands of a proud European director (played by legendary director Fritz Lang), a crude and arrogant American producer (Jack Palance), and his disillusioned wife, Camille (Brigitte Bardot), as he attempts to doctor the script for a new film version of The Odyssey.

This film is presented in conjunction with the List Center’s current exhibition featuring Bernadette a filmic work by Glasgow base artist Duncan Campell.

This film screening is FREE and open to the general public.

For more information, contact:

Mark Linga
[617] 452-3586