Premieres — Events — Happenings
UNITED KINGDOM, United States | 116 minutes | 1979
A spaceship visits a planet where it should never have stopped. Alone with the terrors of deep space, facing a murderous xenomorph that patiently lies in wait for its prey, five astronauts soon find themselves in a battle for survival. A classic among classics, this proto-feminist film paved the way for a genre cinema renaissance, and remains a major source of inspiration. Alien is a unique work of art (see Memory: The Origins of Alien, also being screened this year), and it is turning 40 this year. A superb opportunity to see a truly great film on the big screen (the rightful place for cult-film worship), in a restored print.
As part of La Grande nuit ALIEN du FNC
1977 The Duellists 1979 Alien 1982 Blade Runner 1985 Legend 1987 Someone to Watch Over Me 1989 Black Rain 1991 Thelma & Louise1992 1492: Conquest of Paradise 1996 White Squall 1997 G.I. Jane 2000 Gladiator 2001 Hannibal 2001 Black Hawk Down 2003 Matchstick Men2005 Kingdom of Heaven2006 A Good Year2007 American Gangster 2008 Body of Lies 2010 Robin Hood 2012 Prometheus 2013 The Counselor 2014 Exodus: Gods and Kings 2015 The Martian 2017 Alien: Covenant 2017 All the Money in the World
Ellen Ripley is back on the planet from the first movie. But this time, she’s accompanied by a squad of marines with a simple mission: kill all the...
UNITED STATES, UNITED KINGDOM | 134 minutes | 1986
An impressionistic study of Lake Guatavita (Colombia), a sacred site for the Muisca people that inspired the legend of El Dorado.
COLOMBIA, CANADA | 7 minutes | 2018
In the late 19th century, extravagant hats adorned with spectacular feathers were all the rage. In south Florida, a gamekeeper tries to halt the massacre...
UNITED STATES | 93 minutes | 1958
Sign-up for our newsletter to get all the latest Festival news!