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Courtesy of Cinema Guild

Law Building
1001 Bissonnet
Map & Directions

Directed by Raul Ruíz

2012, in Spanish and French with English subtitles


110 minutes



Night Across the Street

La noche de enfrente

Elderly office worker Don Celso an begins to relive both real and imagined memories from his life – a trip to the movies as a young boy with Beethoven, listening to tall tales from Long John Silver, a brief stay in a haunted hotel. The line between imagination and reality blurs, opening a world of memories and melodrama. Loosely adapted from the fantastical short stories of Chilean writer Hernán del Solar, Raul Ruíz (1941-2011) has crafted a final masterwork on his favorite subjects.