ByJanuary 20, 2010
A BELGIAN IN NEW YORK It was in the 1970s, the first decade of her career, that Belgian . . . Read more »
In one of Akerman’s most penetrating character studies, Anna, an accomplished filmmaker (played by Aurore Clément), makes her way through a series of European cities to promote her latest movie. Via a succession of eerie, exquisitely shot, brief encounters—with men and women, family and strangers—we come to see her emotional and physical detachment from the world.