Varda by Agnes @ VERGE

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Thu, January 16 2020
Verge Center for the Arts
625 S Street
7:30 pm
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The 2020 excitement starts on Thursday, January 16 with the screening of Agnès Varda’s last film, VARDA BY AGNES (Varda Par Agnès) in partnership with and taking place at the Verge Center for the Arts.

WHEN: Thursday, January 16, 2020 @ 7:30pm
WHERE: The Verge Center for the Arts – 625 S St. Sacramento, CA 95811
$9 General Admission
$7 Seniors/Students
$5 Kids Age 12 and Under
Free for Verge Members with advanced registration.

The final film from the late, beloved Agnès Varda is a characteristically playful, profound, and personal summation of the director’s own brilliant career. At once impish and wise, she acts as our spirit guide on a free-associative tour through her six-decade artistic journey, shedding new light on her films, photography, and recent installation works while offering her one-of-a-kind reflections on everything from filmmaking to feminism to aging. Suffused with the people, places, and things she loved—Jacques Demy, cats, colors, beaches, heart-shaped potatoes—this wonderfully idiosyncratic work of imaginative autobiography is a warmly human, touchingly bittersweet parting gift from one of cinema’s most luminous talents. Watch the trailer.

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