Summer Lovers (1982)
Dir. Randal Kleiser, USA, 1982, 35mm, 98 mins
“Deliriously sensual… a uniquely American take on Eric Rohmer’s sunlit explorations of infidelity and infatuation.” –Filmmaker Magazine
“A beach party movie for the 1980s.” –Roger Ebert
Young American couple Peter Gallagher and Daryl Hannah (pre-SPLASH) finesse a sun-kissed ménage à trois with French archaeologist Valérie Quennessen (CONAN THE BARBARIAN) on the Greek island of Santorini. THREE’S COMPANY meets CALL ME BY YOUR NAME, this nude beach party from the director of GREASE and THE BLUE LAGOON explores the pleasures and frustrations of polyamory before it was en vogue. Screening in 35mm.
Part of the Coming Out Again program–an ongoing series in collaboration with Quad Cinema that surveys lesser-known landmarks of LGBTQ film history.
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