John & Isabelle 2

Late last month, the Walter Reader Theater was filled to the brim with perverse New Yorkers itching to hear from two masters of expertly crafted shock and awe. John Waters took to the stage first, there to introduce his “favorite actress in the world,” Isabelle Huppert. The Film Society of Lincoln Center arranged for an evening of screenings and discussion with the formidable French thespian, beginning with her most recent film, Catherine Breillat’s autobiographical Abuse of Weakness. 

We posted these 10 highlights from their conversation shortly thereafter, but now you can watch the entire 45 minute fabulosity exchange because the Film Society has posted it online! Presenting, how you will spend part of your summer Friday afternoon: