Discover our packed programme of events, including artist performances, talks, tours, film screenings and family-friendly activities, for Liverpool Biennial 2018. 

15 August 2018Persona – Agnès Varda: Pioneer
An emotional and spiritual transference ensues between two women in this psychologically driven masterpiece.
22 August 2018L’une Chante, L’autre Pas – Agnès Varda: Pioneer
In 1970s France, the lives of two women intertwine during the progress of the women’s movement.
29 August 2018Talk to Her – Agnès Varda: Pioneer
A beautiful exploration into identity and sexuality, as two men form a friendship based on the fact they both care for their comatose wives.
05 September 2018Vagabond – Agnès Varda: Pioneer
A young woman is found frozen in a ditch; through flashbacks, we discover how her desire for freedom led to her demise.
12 September 2018The Demoiselles De Rochefort – Agnès Varda: Pioneer
Twin sisters Delphine and Solange leave their small seaside town in search of romance.
19 September 2018Jacquot De Nantes – Agnès Varda: Pioneer
Varda’s portrait of French New Wave filmmaker Jacques Demy, following his formative years in 1940s France.
26 September 2018Pierrot Le Fou – Agnès Varda: Pioneer
Weary of his stagnant life, Ferdinand abandons his family for an enigmatic babysitter; he soon discovers his mistress is not who she seems.
03 October 2018The Gleaners and I – Agnès Varda: Pioneer
An 1867 painting by Jean-Francois Millet inspired Varda to cross the French countryside to videotape people who scavenge.
10 October 2018A Woman Under the Influence – Agnès Varda: Pioneer
Mabel’s increasingly volatile behaviour commits her to an institution. Her husband and kids await her return, which holds more than a few surprises.
17 October 2018The Beaches of Agnès – Agnès Varda: Pioneer
In this autobiographical documentary, Varda provides a window into her eventful life as she revisits various locales that have been important to her.