At 5:00 p.m. beautiful French pop star Cléo learns that she will know the results of a stomach cancer test at 7:00 p.m. In the intervening hours she wanders the streets of Paris, encountering a fortune teller, her song composers, a model friend, and a soldier, and indulging in existential reflection. With cameos by Jean-Luc Godard and Anna Karina.
Cleo from 5 to 7
Related Exhibition Cindy Sherman
Thursday, July 05, 2012, 7:00 p.m.
Phyllis Wattis Theater
Agnès Varda, 1962, 90 min., 35mm
In French with English subtitles.
Image: Agnès Varda, Cleo from 5 to 7 (still), 1962; courtesy and © Janus Films
Print courtesy of Institut Français and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and Offices of the French Consulate, San Francisco.