The American Independent Film Festival is paying homage to John Cassavetes – the most emblematic figure of American independent cinema – by bringing to audiences five of his films.

April 27, Cinema Pro, 17:30. FACES, by John Cassavetes (1968, 2h10min). Golden Lion, Best Actor (John Marley) – Venice Film Festival. Introduction by Cristian Tudor Popescu

April 28, Cinema Muzeul Țăranului, 16:00, SHADOWS, by John Cassavetes (1959, 1h27min). Pasinetti Award – Venice Introduction by Andrei Tănăsescu

April 29, Cinema Muzeul Țăranului, 15:30, GLORIA,  by John Cassavetes (1980, 2h30min). Golden Lion – Venice 1980. Introduction by Ionuț Mareș

April 30, Cinema Muzeul Țăranului, 17:30, THE KILLING OF A CHINESE BOOKIE, by John Cassavetes (1976, 2h15min). Introduction by Andrei Tănăsescu

May 2, Cinema Muzeul Țăranului, 17:00, A WOMAN UNDER THE INFLUENCE, by John Cassavetes (1974, 2h35min). Best Actress – Golden Globes. Introduction by Kent Jones

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