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UCLA - James Bridges Theater
1409 Melnitz Hall, Los Angeles, California 90095
BRUIN FILM SOCIETY & MELNITZ MOVIES SCREENING SERIES
With the help of Amazon Studios and Melnitz Movies, Bruin Film Society brings you a free advance screening of Lynne Ramsay's «You Were Never Really Here.» Winner of Best Screenplay and Best Actor (Joaquin Phoenix) at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival, the film has garnered immense critical acclaim and even a 7-minute standing ovation at Cannes. You don't want to miss this film, which has drawn comparisons to the likes of «Taxi Driver», «Drive», and «Taken». Also features a score from Jonny Greenwood of Radiohead!
Event is open to the public, but students with Bruin Cards get priority until 7:00 pm. At 7:00 pm, all remaining seats will be released on a first come first serve basis. Please pull up your Eventbrite reservation on your phone or print it out.
Check out the trailer here: youtube.com/watch?v=7XeK0rc_9a0
«A brutal, punishing watch, but every minute is a masterclass in filmmaking. It's like a one-inch-punch to the gut, winding you from the start and giving you no respite. This exquisite examination of suffering will leave you staggering from the cinema.»
-Joseph Walsh, The Skinny
BRUIN FILM SOCIETY SCREENING SERIES
The Bruin Film Society Screening Series brings free early screenings to campus for students, faculty, and alumni. These screenings may feature Q&As with actors, directors, writers, composers, and other prominent industry figures.