The film directed by Marko Ferreri is based on the autobiographical novel by Charles Bukowski.
Actors: Ben Gazara, Ornela Muti, Susan Tyrell
WHEN: 16th and 17th August 21.00
WHERE: Municipal Cinema Garden (KIPOS), Chania
Duration 101 minutes
General entrance: € 5
Free: unemploment card holders and adults over 65
About the film:
The film follows the sexual adventures of the poet and drunk Charles Serking, laying bare the life in the less reputable neighborhoods of Los Angeles. Serking’s life takes a turn for the better when he meets Cass, a young prostitutewith selfdestructive habits. They have a stormy relationship. When Serking gets an offer from a major publishing house, Cass tries to stop him from leaving, but fails. Serking gives in to the temptation of the bigmoney, but soon realises his mistake and returns to L.A only to find that Cass has killed herself in his absence. Devastated he hits the bottle in a nightmarish drinking bout, but finally reaches catharsis and returns to the seaside guesthouse where he spent his happiest moments with Cass.