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Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles

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A classic of both feminist and experimental filmmaking, [[Performer~P79189~Chantal Akerman~chantalakerman]]'s marathon dissection of the life of Belgian housewife/mother/prostitute Jeanne Dielman ([[Performer~P64679~Delphine Seyrig~delphineseyrig]]) stays on the surface of the details of Jeanne's humdrum daily life, as if it were a real-life, real-time documentary of an ordinary life, in the tradition of [[Performer~P115169~Agnès Varda~agnèsvarda]]'s earlier New Wave landmark, [[Feature~V9960~Cleo From 5...more

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