Jealousy | Institut français du Royaume-Uni

Fri 18 - Thu 31 Jul


Cert. 12A

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Philippe Garrel Season

La Jalousie

77 mins

in French with English subtitles

France | 2013 | b&w | dir. Philippe Garrel, with Louis Garrel, Anna Mouglalis, Rebecca Convenant

Written and directed by Philippe Garrel, Jealousy is a wickedly ironic palimpsest that sketches present-day Paris onto passions of past decades. Shot in glorious black and white by Willy Kurant (Masculine Feminine), this sharp, vigorous film, takes a fresh look at the professional and emotional cross-currents between two romantically entwined theatre actors, with a beautiful score by Jean-Louis Aubert. Louis leaves his wife Clothilde and daughter Charlotte for theatre actress Claudia. Though she can’t get any work, their passion carries them through. However, it’s not long before the outside world creeps back in…




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