Pandora and the Flying Dutchman

Pandora and the Flying Dutchman

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Cohen Film Collection is proud to present a new restoration of Albert Lewin’s timeless romance based on the legend of the Flying Dutchman.At a Costa Brava port in the 1930s, singer Pandora (Ava Gardner) meets the dashing but doomed yachtsman Captain Hendrik van der Zee (James Mason), who falls under the spell, and pushes her to commit an ultimate act of love. One of the most beautiful Technicolor films ever made, cinematographer Jack Cardiff's work shines throughout.“Watching this film is like entering a strange and wonderful dream,” said Martin Scorsese, and this delirious, gorgeous romantic drama (shot by the legendary Jack Cardiff) reveals Lewin to be one of mid-century cinema’s greatest stylists.2008 Photochemical Restoration by THE GEORGE EASTMAN HOUSE in cooperation with THE DOURIS CORPORATION.Restoration funded by THE FILM FOUNDATION and THE FRANCO-AMERICAN CULTURAL FUND, a partnership of the DIRECTORS GUILD OF AMERICA, SOCIÉTÉ DES AUTEURS, COMPOSITEURS ET EDITEURS DE MUSIQUE, THE WRITERS GUILD OF AMERICA -WEST, and the MOTION PICTURE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA. 2019 Digital Restoration completed by COHEN FILM COLLECTION, with the support of OCS.
Starring James Mason, Ava Gardner, Nigel Patrick
Director Albert Lewin