Film

The Mill and The Cross

Saturday, April 23, 2011, 12:30 p.m.

Phyllis Wattis Theater

At once a detailed social history of 16th-century Flemish life and a keen study of the artistic imagination, Lech Majewski's The Mill and the Cross brings to life before our eyes The Way to Calvary, Pieter Bruegel's dense frieze of Christ's passion set within a busy rustic Flanders scene.

Additional Info

The Mill and The Cross, Lech Majewski, 2011, 97 min., video

Image: Lech Majewski, The Mill and The Cross (still), 2011; photo: courtesy San Francisco International Film Festival

Presented by the San Francisco International Film Festival in association with SFMOMA.