The Headless Woman

Directed by Lucrecia Martel, 87 min, 2008, Spanish Version with English subtitles.

The headless woman revolts around a bourgeois woman (Maria Onetto) who is driving alone on a dirt road, become distracted, and runs over something. In the days following this jarring incident, she is dazed and emotionally disconnected from the people and events in her life. She becomes obsessed with possibility that she may have killed someone. The police confirm that there were no accidents reported in the area and everything returns to normal until a gruesome discovery is made.

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Cineclub is a flagship project of the Bophana Center and provides a space for debate and reflection on issues related to cinema with screenings and workshops, free of charge. Screenings occur every second Saturday at 2pm.

  • March 7, 2015 · 2:00 pm
  • Bophana Center
  • Cine Club