New Rose Hotel. 1998. USA. Directed by Abel Ferrara. 35mm. 93 min.
This film noir/sci-fi genre mash-up, which pits schemers Willem Dafoe and Christopher Walken against femme fatale Asia Argento in a future, maxed-out corporate world, is Ferrara’s most ambitious exercise in visual stylization. Courtesy of the Edward R. Pressman Collection at the Academy Film Archive
Thursday, May 9,4:00 p.m.The Museum of Modern Art, Floor T1, Theater 1
Thursday, May 2,7:00 p.m.Followed by a discussion with the filmmaker, screenwriter Chris Zois, producer Ed Pressman, and Willem DafoeThe Museum of Modern Art, Floor T2, Theater 2