Robbe-Grillet Film Festival and Conference in England

September, 1996

Thanks very much to Edouard d'Araille for sending me this information.

Note that the proceedings for the conference as well as a film documentary are now available.

Film Retrospective in London

Living Time Films, Limited


In the Temple of Dreams:
The Writer on the Screen

The Complete Films of Alain Robbe-Grillet

September 18th--28th The French Institute, London

DAY ONE, Wednesday 18/09
18:00- "Une Etrange Familiarité" (Documentary)
19:30- "L'Immortelle" (1962)
DAY TWO, Thursday 19/09
18:00- "Un Auteur peut en cacher un autre" (Doc.)
19:30- "Trans-Europ-Express" (1965)
DAY THREE, Friday 20/09
18:00- "Au Début est le Verbe" (Doc.)
19:30- "L'Homme Qui Ment" (1968)
DAY FOUR, Saturday 21/09
18:00- "Génèse d'un Film" (Doc.)
19:30- "L'Eden et Après" (1971)
DAY FIVE, Monday 23/09
19:30- "Glissements Progressifs du Plaisir" (1974)
DAY SIX, Wednesday 25/09
Oxford One-day Conference [see below]
DAY SEVEN, Thursday 26/09
18:00- An Audience with Alain Robbe-Grillet
19:30- "La Belle Captive" (1983)
DAY EIGHT, Friday 27/09
18:00- "L'Ecriture en Procès" (Doc.)
19:15- Presentation of British Première:
19:30- "Un Bruit Qui Rend Fou" (1995)
DAY NINE, Saturday 28/09
15:30- "Le Jeu avec le Feu (1975)
18:00- "Les Formes d'Eros" (Doc.)
19:30- "L'Année dernière à Marienbad" (1961)
                In the presence of Alain Robbe-Grillet

All documentaries on Robbe-Grillet are screened at 18:00 in "La Petite Salle" and are free of charge.

All of Robbe-Grillet's Feature Films are screened at 19:30 in the Main Cinema and tickets cost £4.50 (£3.50 Concessions)

Conference in Oxford

Living Time Films, Limited

in association with

La Maison Française, Oxford University


AU TEMPLE DES RÊVES: L'Ecrivan à L'Ecran
(In the Temple of Dreams: The Writer on the Screen)

A One-Day Conference in the Presence of Alain Robbe-Grillet

Wednesday, September 25th at the MAISON FRANÇAISE, Oxford
10:30 -- Opening Remarks (Edouard d'Araille)
10:45 -- The Writer on the Screen (ALAIN ROBBE-GRILLET)
11:30 -- Question-time
11:45 -- Morning Break (Tea and Coffee)
12:15 -- The Novels of Alain Robbe-Grillet (Professor Roch C. Smith)
13:00 -- The Films of Alain Robbe-Grillet (Professor Ben Stoltzfus)
13:45 -- LUNCH BREAK
14:50 -- Opening to Afternoon Session
15:00 -- Dream-Narrative in Robbe-Grillet's Novels (Pierre Vondenhoevel)
15:45 -- Eroticism in the Films of Robbe-Grillet (Prof. Anthony N. Fragola)
16:30 -- Afternoon Break (Tea and Coffee)
16:50 -- Open Dialogue with Alain Robbe-Grillet
18:00 -- Champagne Reception
20:00 -- Screening of "L'Année dernière à Marienbad"

To register for this conference send your name, address, telephone and fax numbers, the date and your signature to:

Monsieur Edouard d'Araille, Living Time Films Ltd., 23A The Broadway, Lewisham, London SE6 4SN

[The original information sheet had a small form to fill out, but the above is the information requested on it.]

IMPORTANT: Please note that seats for this conference are limited, and on a first come, first served basis. If for any reason you need to cancel your booking, please contact the Maison Française on 01865-274220 (except during August) or Living Time Films, Ltd. on 0181-690-8103. We home you appreciate that it is important that we know if you can no longer attend.

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