The Archangel Gabriel and Mrs. Goose - Archanděl Gabriel a paní Husa (dir. Jiří Trnka, 1964, 29 minutes, 35mm)
A surprisingly bawdy adaptation of a tale from Boccaccio’s Decameron, a story of a philandering monk and a beautiful but dull lady who will surrender only to archangel Gabriel.
The Archangel Gabriel and Mrs. Goose will screen on 35mm, courtesy of Národní filmový archiv.
Screening Saturday, May 25, 12.30pm, at ACMI Cinemas, recommended for ages 8+
Tickets for The Emperor's Nightingale, Cybernetic Grandma and The Archangel Gabriel and Mrs. Goose (Melbourne Cinémathèque passes) can be purchased from www.acmi.net.au or in person at the ACMI Tickets and Information Desk 03 8663 2583