Film Samuel Beckett 21mins 1965
Samuel Beckett's only venture into the medium of cinema, Film has no dialogue and takes as its basis Berkeley's theory Esse est percepti (to be is to be perceived), directed by Alan Schneider and featuring Buster Keaton.
Boudu Saved From Drowning Jean Renoir 62mins 1932
A Parisian tramp who takes a suicidal plunge into the Seine and is rescued by a well-to-do bookseller. With Michel Simon in one of his most memorable performances as Boudu.
Screening selected in response to the exhibition An Approximate Call by allsopp&weir in association with Cinematheque.