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The Films of Agnès Varda

The Gleaners and I: Two Years Later

1h 2m

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  • Le lion volatil

    Directed by Agnès Varda • 2003 • France
    Starring Julie Depardieu, David Deciron, Frédérick E. Grasser-Hermé

    Rom-com meets documentary in this charming hybrid that unfolds in the shadow of the regal Lion of Belfort, the sculptural mascot of Paris’s 14th arrondissement, where Agnès Varda lived mos...

  • Ydessa, les ours et etc. . . .

    Directed by Agnès Varda • 2004 • France
    Starring Ydessa Hendeles

    Agnès Varda’s lifelong interest in still portraiture informs this record of a provocative Munich exhibition by the artist Ydessa Hendeles that contemplates our need for nostalgia and comfort in a violent world through an assemblage...

  • The Beaches of Agnès

    Directed by Agnès Varda • 2008 • France
    Starring Agnès Varda

    “If we opened people up, we’d find landscapes. If we opened me up, we’d find beaches.” Originally intended to be Agnès Varda’s farewell to filmmaking, this enchanting auto-portrait, made in her eightieth year, is a freewheeling journey...