Based on George Orwell's seminal novel, 1984 takes place in about a totalitarian superstate ruled by Big Brother. The protagonist, Winston Smith, is a malcontent who illegally records his thoughts and desires in his diary and, even worse, falls in love.
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Saturday, April 25, 2009, 3:00 p.m.
Phyllis Wattis Theater
Michael Radford, 1984, 113 min., 35mm
Image: Michael Radford, 1984 (still), 1984; photo courtesy Photofest NYC