Following packed-out screenings at last year’s Perth Writers Festival, our program of films selected by guest authors returns for two sessions of passionately personal picks.
Ian McGuire introduces
THE 400 BLOWS
French with English subtitles.
British novelist Ian McGuire (The North Water) will tell of his love for this world cinema classic. François Truffaut’s The 400 Blows is one of the greatest-ever films about childhood, and was first shown at our UWA Somerville cinema at PIAF 1960.
Dolphin Theatre, Fri 24 Feb, 5.30pm
Anna North introduces
American journalist and author Anna North (The Life and Death of Sophie Stark) introduces a favourite science fiction film. Featuring a top-notch international cast, in Danny Boyle’s Sunshine astronauts board a spaceship bound for the dying sun in the year 2057.
Dolphin Theatre, Sat 25 Feb, 5.30pm
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