Saturday Matinee: Walter Chaw and Natasha Lyonne Talk The Seventh Seal, 1957

Program Type:

Movies

Ages:

Adult
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Program Description

Event Details

ATTENTION: This program takes place at 11:30am Mountain Standard Time, which converts to:
10:30am Pacific (Los Angeles, CA)
12:30pm Central (Chicago, IL)
1:30pm Eastern (New York, NY)

"It is a provocative picture, filled with intimations, that is true—some what you want to make of them and some as clear as the back of your hand. For instance, it could be that Mr. Bergman means the plague to represent all mortal fears of threats beyond likely containment that hang over modern man. Certainly, there can be little question what he means when he shows the piteous herds of anguished and self-tormenting people driven by soldiers and priests. But the profundities of the ideas are lightened and made flexible by glowing pictorial presentation of action that is interesting and strong." - Bosley Crowther (New York Times)

Join film critic Walter Chaw and actress Natasha Lyonne (Orange Is the New Black, Russian Doll, But I'm a Cheerleader) to talk about this film. The Seventh Seal is free to watch on the streaming service Kanopy which you can subscribe to using your library card. Not a Kanopy member yet? Grab your library card and get started here.

If you would like to attend this film discussion, please register here for the event and your login and password will be sent to you 30 minutes prior to the start. Film and book recommendations will be emailed after the event concludes.

Disclaimer: The Denver Public Library takes great pride in designing programs and services for the unique communities that we serve. We make our resources, services and expertise available for all, and prioritize open access to information. Be advised that the views expressed by the presenters or guests are their own and may not represent the views of Denver Public Library. 

Recording notice: This event will be recorded for later viewing on DPL's YouTube channel. Only the presenters' video and audio feeds are captured.

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