wednesday 29 april
KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN
30th Anniversary Celebration
(dir Hector Babenco, USA, 1985, 120 min)
This groundbreaking independent film follows the complex, developing relationship between two unlikely cell mates, with radically different views of life, in a Latin American prison. It is a captivating and fantastic yarn of intrigue, sex, politics, and obsessive love of movies—under oppressive, inhumane conditions.
Introduction by Alexandra Keller, Smith College.
The producer, David Weisman, will be present. Co-sponsored by the Film Studies Program, Smith College.
NOTE SPECIAL TIME AND LOCATION:
5:00pm Smith College
Weinstein Auditorium, Wright Hall