Wild Grass

Alain Resnais’ 2009 film, Wild Grass will be shown on campus April 20 & 22 at 7:30 p.m. in Lecture Hall 6, as part of the Harpur Cinema film series. The Friday showing will be introduced by Professor Vincent Grenier of the Cinema Department.  Wild Grass is the romantic story of Georges, Marguerite, and the vagaries of fate brought on by a lost wallet. It won a special award at the Cannes Film Festival.  Other famed films by Resnais include the holocaust documentary, Night and Fog, Last Year at Marienbad, Hiroshima Mon Amour, and Mon Oncle D’Amerique. The Libraries own a number of DVD and books by and about Alain Resnais.   Some are listed below.

Books

Uncovering the Holocaust : the international reception of Night and fog Fine Arts PN1995.9.H53 U53 2006

Alain Resnais Fine Arts  PN1998.3.R48 W55 2006

Arts of impoverishment : Beckett, Rothko, Resnais Fine Arts  NX456 .B48 1993

Nuit et brouillard by Alain Resnais : on the making, reception and functions of a major documentary film Fine Arts  PN1995.9.H53 R38 1987

The film narratives of Alain Resnais Fine Arts Collection PN1998.A3 R4823 1981

DVD

Nuit et brouillard = Night and fog Newcomb Reading Room(Bartle) Circulation Desk (DVD)  D805.G3 N84 2003

Hiroshima mon amour Newcomb Reading Room(Bartle) Circulation Desk (DVD) PN1997 .H57 2003

L’année dernière à Marienbad = Last year at Marienbad Newcomb Reading Room(Bartle) Circulation Desk (DVD) — PN1997 .A44 1999

 

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