1955. France/West Germany. Dir: Max Ophüls. With Martine Carol. 116 min.
Is it a flashback or a circus performance? Is it real or a spectacle? Is it expectation or exploitation? Is it film or is it life? It’s Monsieur Ophuls’ last and grandest film, a controversial controversy, a truth within a lie. Let the story of Lola Montes, Europe’s greatest lover, begin!
DATE: Tonight, April 2
PLACE: CFS, Goldsmith Family Cinema