POINT BLANK (35mm)
After several seasonal series of the Noir Canon at AFS, we move into part one of the Neo-Noir Canon, in which we examine some of the films that have built upon the stylistic framework of Film Noir.
It was probably inevitable that the Noir influence on European art films would come home to roost in Hollywood, but few could have predicted anything so stylistically bold—one might even say berserk—as John Boorman’s adaptation of Richard Stark’s novel “The Hunter.” Lee Marvin weaves in and out of monochrome sets, committing jump cut, slo-mo acts of extreme violence in pursuit of the money he was swindled out of by his erstwhile partners in crime. With Angie Dickinson, John VernonView more
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Oct 7, 2022 at 07:00 pm (Fri)
- Oct 9, 2022 at 05:45 pm (Sun)
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The first screening on October 7 will be preceded by an introduction by AFS Lead Film Programmer Lars Nilsen.
6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100, Austin, TX 78752
Free parking onsite.