Saturday Matinee: Walter Chaw and Rian Johnson Talk Under the Skin, 2013

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"Under the Skin offers no answers. Johansson has no more than ten lines of dialogue despite occupying nearly every frame--and what gorgeous, meticulous frames they are. There is latent, pregnant energy in this picture, a thrum of dread that underlays every frame. And yet there's also an ironic playfulness that permeates and suggests the intellectual, literary tingle of reading great, but obscure, philosophy. Under the Skin is a masterpiece." - Walter Chaw.

Join film critic Walter Chaw and director, producer, and screenwriter Rian Johnson (dir. Knives Out, dir. Star Wars: The Last Jedi, dir. Looper) to talk about this film. Under The Skin 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 online, 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.

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