Caught in the Acts

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Date Time Venue
7/11/2021 (Sun)   7:45pm    

MOViE MOViE Cityplaza

12/11/2021 (Fri)  7:30pm MOViE MOViE Cityplaza

Depardon
France / 1994 / 109 min
In French with Chi & Eng Sub

Synopsis
After fighting for years to film inside the Palais de Justice in Paris, Raymond Depardon finally got permission. The film documents the dialogue between 14 suspects of minor offences and the prosecutors. Filmed in "long take", it quietly captures their interview process, revealing the humanity behind the different faces and what happens when ones hands are tied in the judicial system.

Director's Profile

Raymond Depardon (born 1942), is a world renowned photojournalist and documentary director. A selftaught photographer since he was 12, he became a photojournalist in the early 1960s and went on to cover the conflicts in North Africa and Vietnam. In 1966, he co-founded the photojournalism agency Gamma and in 1978, he joined Magnum Photos. In 1977, he was awarded a Pulitzer Prize for covering the civil war in Chad. Since his start making documentaries in 1969, he has produced over 20 feature films and published some 50 photo journals. His notable works include: Reporters (1981), San Clemente (1982), The Declic Years (1984) and Caught in the Acts (1994).

 

Ticketing

Ticketing

Tickets will be available at screening venue and the Broadway Cinema Website from 13 October 2021.

Ticket Price:$75 / $55*
*Full-time students, senior citizens aged 60 or above, people with disabilities and their minder and Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) recipients.

 

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