La Piscine

New York Times Critics' Pick
123 mins.
Directed by Jacques Deray
NR
French with subtitles
1969

Please note: the 10:05am shows on 7/10 and 7/11 are part of our Masked Mornings program. During these shows, masks are required to be worn by all patrons at all times, capacity is 25%, and no concessions will be sold.


Jean-Paul (Alain Delon) and Marianne (Romy Schneider) indulge in their passion for each other while borrowing a friend's luxurious villa in the south of France.

When the friend (Maurice Ronet) and his daughter (Jane Birkin) arrive unexpectedly, rivalries and insecurities surface and events take a sinister turn.

Restored in 4K from the original 35mm negative.


"Pretty people behaving poorly in beautiful settings is something we don’t see as much of in cinema as we used to. This is a master class in the subgenre, and one of unusual depth." Glenn Kenny. A New York Times Critic's Pick!