12:05 p.m. at the Plaza Frontenac
The King and the Mockingbird
Dialogues by Jacques Prévert and Paul Grimault (both from Groupe Octobre), with Pierre Brasseur, Fernand Ledoux, Anouk Aimée, Serge Reggiani, Raymond Bussieres, Roger Blin, Claude Piéplu.
By the accomplished stylist Todd Haynes (“Mildred Pierce,” “Far from Heaven”), with Cate Blanchett & Rooney Mara.
6:15pm at Webster University SHOWN IN 35 mm! – and unlikely to be shown in St. Louis again
Son of Saul
Cannes Film Festival Grand Prize – Considering the topic, this prize reveals how surprised the jury members were by this film and its 38 year director.
Projection Privée sur France Culture
Michel Ciment & László Nemes