John Cassavetes / US, 1977 / 142 min.
An actress with stage fright and a drink problem is worried about getting older. Independently made Cassavetes classic, in which the director gets amazing performances from his actors. Cassavetes’ film inspired Ivo van Hove to create a play of the same name. See the exhibition All About Theatre About Film.
All About Theatre About Film
Film and theatre influence each other continuously. To celebrate that relationship between the two worlds, Eye has invited stage director Ivo van Hove and scenographer Jan Versweyveld to compile an exhibition.