1997. France. Olivier Assayas. 96 min.
Friday, July 11, 2008, 8:15 p.m.
Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2
1997. France. Directed by Olivier Assayas. With Maggie Cheung, Jean-Pierre Léaud, Nathalie Richard. Asian action superstar Maggie Cheung plays Maggie Cheung, and New Wave actor Jean-Pierre Leaud plays a New Wave director in this razor-sharp satire. Assayas employs a cool directorial hand as he explodes romantic notions of filmmaking and celebrity, creating a hilarious portrait of escalating cinematic chaos. In English, French; English subtitles. 96 min.