1985, 142m, 35mm, UK/U.S.

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Screened January 5–14, 2018

In the legendary “Battle for Brazil,” Universal insisted on changing the downbeat ending to Gilliam’s dystopian masterwork, but the ever-tenacious filmmaker took out a full-page Variety ad and screened his cut without the studio’s knowledge. Gilliam won the battle, the Los Angeles Critics’ Best Picture award, and a diehard cult following for this still-prescient satire.

A film by Terry Gilliam