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Conte d’Été (A Summer’s Tale)

Eric Rohmer’s portrait of a young creative spirit in summertime places Gaspard (Melvil Poupard) in Dinard, a breezy seaside town in Brittany. Gaspard (a mathematics graduate) is alone with his angst, his guitar, and two objectives: to write a sea … Continue reading

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Fidelio : L’Odyssée D’Alice (Fidelio: Alice’s Journey)

Ariane Labed’s face is a map of closely drawn emotion, with eyes that are as articulate and luminous as the sea on which the ship sails. Continue reading

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