Director Olivier Assayas joins us to discuss his new film “Personal Shopper,” about Maureen (Kristen Stewart), a young American living in Paris who may have the psychic ability to communicate with spirits, just like her twin brother, Lewis, who recently passed away. She starts receiving mysterious messages coming from an unknown source. Assayas, who shared the Best Director prize at this year's Cannes for the film, teamed up again with Stewart after their critically acclaimed collaboration on “Clouds of Sils Maria.”
"Personal Shopper" opens on March 10th at Lincoln Plaza and the IFC Center. There will be Q&As with Olivier Assayas all weekend at both theaters: Friday, March 10th at 5:25 p.m. at Lincoln Plaza Cinemas, 6:00 p.m. at Lincoln Plaza Cinemas, 7:25 p.m. at the IFC Center, 8:20 p.m. at the IFC Center. On Saturday, March 11th at 1:05 p.m. at Lincoln Plaza Cinemas, 3:15 p.m. at Lincoln Plaza Cinemas and at 5:00 PM at the IFC Center.
On March 11th, the Metrograph will be screening "Clean," "Demonlover," and "Boarding Gate," three films that make up Olivier Assayas's unofficial "international" trilogy. Assayas will be joined by actress Greta Gerwig for a conversation following the 3:30pm screening of "Clean." The 6pm screening of Demonlover will be introduced by Assayas.
For tickets and more information, visit the Metrograph website.