King, Queen, Knave

Part of The Cinema of Jerzy Skolimowski
Saturday, July 2, 2011, 2:00 p.m.

Dir. Jerzy Skolimowski. 1972, 94 mins.

35mm print courtesy of UNC School of the Arts. With David Niven, Gina Lollobrigida. Based on the novella by Vladimir Nabokov. A young man goes to Germany and quickly falls in love with his aunt, who in turn decides to seduce the boy into killing his uncle. A black comedy about love and greed, King, Queen, Knave is also a subversive critique of the upper class.

Free with Museum admission.

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July 3
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