Les rendez-vous d’Anna (The Meetings of Anna). 1978. France/Belgium/West Germany. Written and directed by Chantal Akerman. With Aurore Clément, Helmut Griem, Magali Noël. DCP. In French; English subtitles. 127 min.
In Chantal Akerman’s fourth feature, a Belgian filmmaker (Aurore Clément) on a promotional tour through a featureless northern Europe fluctuates between intimacy and disengagement with a series of figures, including a one-night stand (Helmut Griem), a former lover (Jean-Pierre Cassel), and her distant mother (Lea Massari). Digitally restored by the Cinémathèque Royale de Belgique. Courtesy of Janus Films.