Altromondo

Saturday summer movies @ The Picasso

THE PICASSO in cooperation with Altro Mondo – Arte Contemporanea present SATURDAY SUMMER MOVIES, a series of afternoon film viewings at The Picasso Boutique Serviced Residences. Open to all in-house guests and visitors. Movies start at 3:00 PM at the 3rd floor function room. Popcorn and sodas on the house!


MAY 12
Clean (2004)

Starring: Maggie Cheung, Nick Nolte
Directed by: Olivier Assayas

Maggie Cheung stars in her Cannes-awarded performance as a woman who wrestles with her dream of becoming a singer, her fitness as a mother, and daily life without her partner, Lee, a rockstar fallen from glory.

(watch the trailer)


MAY 19
Paris Je T’aime (2006)

Through the neighborhoods of Paris, love is veiled, revealed, imitated, sucked dry, reinvented and awakened in 18 shorts by 22 directors, and featuring an ensemble cast.

(watch the trailer)


MAY 26
La Collectionneuse (1967)

Starring: Patrick Bauchau, Haydée Politoff, Daniel Pommereulle
Directed by: Éric Rohmer

In Saint-Tropez a young man, Adrien, meets a beautiful girl who spends her time “collecting” boys.

(watch the trailer)


JUNE 2
Tony Takitani (2004)

Starring: Issei Ogata, Rie Miyazawa, Shinohara Takahumi
Directed by: Jun Ichikawa

Up until he married his wife, Eiko, Tony Takitani was a man of solitude. With her, his life changes, he feels vibrantly alive, and for the first time, he understands and fears loneliness. But when Eiko’s obsession for designer clothes ends in tragedy, Tony finds himself alone again, sitting in his wife’s closet, gazing at her treasured couture pieces, the whispering ghosts of her soul. Finally, Tony places an ad in the paper searching for a woman who fits Eikos measurements perfectly.

(watch the trailer)