THE DISCREET AND EXCELLENTLY CAPTIVATING CHARM OF LUIS BRUNUEL’S “LE CHARME DISCRET DE LA BOURGOISIE”

Screening director Luis Brunel‘s Outstanding surrealist political comedy masterpiece Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie, (The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie), winner of the 1972 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, starring Fernando Rey, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Michel Piccoli. Paul Frankeur, Delphine Seyrig, and Bulle Ogier, about a group of wealthy Excellent People, attempting — despite continual interruptions and increasingly strange events— to have dinner together. “No matter how hard they try to enjoy the meal and the privileges money affords, everything from closed restaurants to terrorists conspire to thwart their pleasures… And soon it seems that the violence is even pervading their dreams.”

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