Wednesday 22 March 2017 ore 21:00 - ore 23:15

Cinema at MAXXI - EXTRA.ELLE by Paul Verhoeven

MAXXI Auditorium – Admittance free
The complimentary ticket should be collected from the MAXXI ticket office from 7:00 PM on the day, subject to availability, max. two tickets per person

A film by Paul Verhoeven,
USA 2016, 130’, original language version (with Italian subtitles)
Starring Isabelle Huppert, Laurent Lafitte, Anne Consigny

Michelle is raped in her own home by a stranger. Who is he and why did he choose her? The ruthless tension invoked by Verhoeven (Golden Globe for Best Foreign Film) who adds black humour at the service of the stunning elegance of Huppert’s disdain (Golden Globe as Best Actress): “Dark, fun, thorny, ironic, thrilling and taut, Elle is the filmmaking we need most today” (Federico Gironi, “Coming Soon”).

The schedules for this edition:
EXTRA major previews
EXHIBIT exhibitions and film
MAXXI DOC new documentary talents
SHORTSLEAGUE the best Italian short films
ALICE FAMILY animation and more


A co-production Fondazione Cinema per Roma and MAXXI.