Restored & Unseen: Five Easy Pieces
Bob Rafelson / US, 1970 / 96 min.
To mark the rerelease of The Shining this autumn, Restored & Unseen screens two classics starring Jack Nicholson: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and, today, Five Easy Pieces. An oil rig worker returns to his parental home where he was raised as a musical prodigy and strikes up an affair with a talented young pianist.
Screening of the 35mm restoration of the film from Eye”s collection.
Introduction by Eye programmer Leo van Hee
Five Easy Pieces
Restored & Unseen
At last, a chance to see that Italian classic that’s been on the list for so long? Or relish that wonderful restoration of Blue Movie, the Netherlands’ most talked-about nude film of the seventies, when the Bijlmer district was still a sexual paradise? Restored & Unseen is a biweekly programme featuring classics and recent restorations, with introductions by experts.