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Cinematheque . Film Schedule . EYES WITHOUT A FACE

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Online exclusive! Available starting 3/19.

EYES WITHOUT A FACE

LES YEUX SANS VISAGE
France, Italy | 1960 | Georges Franju

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In this surrealistic nightmare directed by the co-founder of the Cinématheque Française, a mad surgeon (Pierre Brasseur) kidnaps beautiful young women and then tries to transplant their faces onto his daughter who was disfigured in a car crash. “The most austerely elegant horror film ever made.” –Pauline Kael. With Alida Valli and Edith Scob. Cleveland revival premiere. Subtitles. 90 min.

Eyes Without a Face, a Cinematheque streaming exclusive, can be viewed online from 3/19 thru at least 4/8 via the link below. Doing so supports the Cinematheque. Screening fee is $12, and you have 72 hours to watch it.

Presented as part of the 2021 Cleveland Humanities Festival (theme: “Identity”), coordinated by the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities of Case Western Reserve University. Visit chf.case.edu for a complete list of festival programs.

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Friday 3/19
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Single Film Admission

General Admission: $10
Member: $7 (includes CIA and CSU I.D. holders)
Age 25 & under: $7 (proof of age required)
Additional film on the same day: $7 (or the member price for that film)

Note: Special events cost more. Exceptions are noted.