Paris, Texas (15)

Wednesday 21 November 2018
7:30pm - 10:15pm
Film Unit Cinema in the Nelson Mandela Auditorium

Director: Wim Wenders Cast: Harry Dean Stanton, Nastassja Kinski Country: Multiple Language: English/Spanish Emerging from the desert 4 years after going missing, Travis Henderson (Harry Dean Stanton) can’t remember anything that happened to him. After being taken to a hospital in Los Angeles, he is found by his brother, who takes him home to see his son. After reconnecting, they attempt to track down the mother, who also went missing soon after Travis’ disappearance. One of most critically acclaimed films of all time, Paris, Texas received the Palme d’Or from the Cannes Film Festival in 1984, due to its beautiful cinematography as well as the powerful and emotional characters it shows on-screen. A true cinematic classic, this film is a must see for all film enthusiasts and casual watchers alike.