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The greatest film of all time, according to the 2022 Sight & Sound critics’ poll, has a reputation for being boring. But that perception says more about the viewer than the work. Chantal Akerman foregrounds things not usually prioritized in cinema—domestic work, women’s inner lives—to create a strangely gripping immersion in the tedium of a widowed single mother (Delphine Seyrig) as her tidy world of diligent care and tricks on the side comes apart.. -LG

1975 Chantal Ackerman 1.66:1 Color DCP 201 min. In French with subtitles.