ARMcinema25 @ The Rotunda
Dementia (1955 / 56 minutes)
A nightmarish, dialogue-free film noir with an amazing George Antheil scorefollows a gamin though the shadowy streets of Venice Beach, California. The only film from director John Parker.
Freud (1962 / 120 minutes)
Director John Huston biopic casts Montgomery Clift as the famous Viennese psychoanalyst and follows him from 1885-90 as he formulates his theories of the Oedipus complex. Based on ascreenplay by Jean-Paul Sartre. Photographed by Douglas Slocombe.
This program is made possible through the generous support of the Cinema Studies Program and The Rotunda at the University of Pennsylvania, and ARMcinema25.
Special thanks: Andrew Repasky McElhinney, Curator of the Film Series.