What to say about 2001? Half a century after its premiere, we are still trying to find the words that can do justice to a milestone that marked a turning point in the history of cinema, in the science fiction genre, and in 20th century culture. An absolute masterpiece that continues inviting us to (re)discover it with clear eyes. The most recent of its restorations, in 4k, will be screened at the Festival.
Meticulous and tremendously innovative filmmaker, he spans half of the 20th century with his cinema and revolutionized all types of genres with films like Killer’s Kiss (55), 2001: A Space Odyssey (68), The Shining (80) or, his last movie, Eyes Wide Shut (99).
United Kingdom, USA. 1968 (149 min)
SCREENPLAYStanley Kubrick, Arthur C. Clarke
WITHKeir Dullea, Gary Lockwood
Edition: 2018 Section: Closing Film Original language: