8 Women

Directed by François Ozon
France / 2002 / Narrative
103 minutes / English, French

In an isolated snowed-in country house, a matriarch and her neurotic family try to discover who murdered her husband. François Ozon directs a veritable powerhouse ensemble featuring some of France’s most well-known and well-regarded performers, including Catharine Denevue, Isabelle Huppert, Emmanuelle Beart, Ludivine Sagnier, and Fanny Ardant.

Intro and discussion by Jessica Pierce, St. Louis-based filmmaker.