Classics, Special Screenings
Guy and Geneviève are very much in love. When they find out that Guy must leave for a two-year tour of combat in Algeria, they share a passionate night. Pregnant and devastated by Guy’s absence, Genevieve must choose whether to wait for Guy or marry a wealthy diamond merchant. A visually intoxicating masterpiece, Demy’s musical with Michel Legrand’s memorable soundtrack won the 1964 Palme d’Or in Cannes.
Preceded by live music with acclaimed London-based contemporary jazz vocalist Brigitte Beraha and her regular duo partner, the pianist John Turville. They will offer their unique interpretation of Michel Legrand‘s soundtrack.
Followed by a Q&A chaired by Sight & Sound magazine writer Michael Brooke with Brigitte Beraha and Jazzwise mag/Jazz on Film Records’ Selwyn Harris
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