Agnès Varda

Amherst Cinema celebrates this playful visionary of the French New Wave with six films spanning five decades of filmmaking.
Agnès Varda eloquently captures Paris in the sixties with this real-time portrait of a singer (Corinne Marchand) set adrift in the city as she awaits the results of a biopsy.
Sun, 9/30
Tue, 10/2
Enjoy two of Agnès Varda's mid-to-late-1960's films in this double feature. In LE BONHEUR, a young husband and father finds himself falling unquestioningly into an affair with an attractive postal worker. In BLACK PANTHERS, Varda turns her camera on an Oakland demonstration against the imprisonment of activist and Black Panthers cofounder Huey P. Newton.
Sun, 10/7
Tue, 10/9
Agnès Varda’s unsung feminist anthem is both a buoyant chronicle of a transformative friendship and an empowering vision of universal sisterhood.
Sun, 10/14
Tue, 10/16
Sandrine Bonnaire won the Best Actress César for her portrayal of the defiant young drifter Mona, found frozen to death in a ditch at the beginning of VAGABOND.
Sun, 10/21
Tue, 10/23
Agnès Varda's 2008 film synthesizes 50 years of filmmaking, and 80 years of a life well-lived.
Sun, 10/28
Tue, 10/30