French film discussion with Lance Rhoades
February 15 @ 7:00 pm - February 25 @ 8:30 pmFree
French Films are resuming!
View the films on your own, then join the discussions led by film expert and historian Lance Rhoades!
The first film of 2021is “Camille Claudel,” a 1988 film directed by Bruno Nuytten and starring Gerard Depardieu and Isabelle Adjani.
View the film on your own with Netlflix, Amazone Prime, Kanopy or Vudu.
Then join us at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 25 on Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/2045873733.
About the film: Camille Claudel’s artistic ambitions and accomplishments fell under the shadow of fellow sculptor Auguste Rodin, with whom she shared a professional and romantic relationship. While struggling for recognition and respect, Claudel had to contend with gender bias in the art world, Rodin’s infidelity and her own fragile mental state.
“Camille Claudel” was nominated for Best Foreign Language Academy Award. Leading lady Isabel Adjani was also nominated for Best Actress Oscar.
For more information, contact Jane Brahm, 206-353-9122.