share this

Apr. 29: Financial Aid Night at CIA
Register here.
Share This Search
Cinematheque

Cinematheque . Film Schedule . Beau Travail

Film Details

Beau Travail

France | 1999 | Claire Denis

Beau Travail

Inspired by Melville’s Billy Budd, Claire Denis’ lavishly praised masterpiece is set among French Foreign Legionnaires in Djibouti, East Africa. It focuses on a drill sergeant (Denis Lavant) who vows to destroy a sterling young recruit (Grégoire Colin) of whom he is jealous. The elaborately choreographed military training sequences, shot under the scorching sun, are beautiful and unforgettable. In fact, the whole movie is balletic and bursting with sensuality. New 35mm color print from France!

Subtitles. 90 min. Special thanks to Laura Pertuy and Delphine Selles, Cultural Services of the French Embassy, New York.

Friday 4/26
Saturday 4/27
9:40 pm
5:15 pm
Back to film schedule
Cinematheque

Cinematheque
at the Cleveland Institute of Art
11141 East Boulevard
Cleveland, OH 44106
216.421.7450
[contact]

Become a Member

Become a Member

Become a Cinematheque member and save off regular admission prices for one full year!

Single Film Admission

General Admission: $9
Member: $7 (includes CIA I.D. holders)
Age 25 & under: $7 (proof of age required)

*Additional film on the same day: $7

Read More

Pre-College Program

Sharpen your artistic skills at CIA's Pre-College Program this summer.

Read More

SPECTRUM CIA 2015

Save the date. Four celebration events.

Read More

Cores + Connections

Creating. Connecting. Building better futures.