september, 2018

sat01sep6:00 pmsat7:30 pmFeaturedThe Gleaners and IDirected by Agnès Varda6:00 pm - 7:30 pm BST Close-Up Cinema, 97 Sclater Street LONDON, E1 6HR United KingdomCountry:United Kingdom

Event Details

An 1867 painting by Jean-Francois Millet inspired septuagenarian documentarian Agnes Varda to cross the French countryside to videotape people who scavenge. Taking everything from surplus in the fields, to rubbish in trashcans, to oysters washed up after a storm, the “gleaners” range from those sadly in need to those hoping to recreate the community activity of centuries past, and still others who use whatever they find to cobble together a rough art.

Part of Close-Up’s season on Agnès Varda


(Saturday) 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm BST


Close-Up Cinema

97 Sclater Street LONDON, E1 6HR United Kingdom