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<i>Café de Flore</i>. 2011. Canada/France. Directed by Jean Marc Vallée
  • Café de Flore

    2011. Canada/France. Jean Marc Vallée. 120 min.

Sunday, March 18, 2012, 1:00 p.m.

Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1



  • Café de Flore

    2011. Canada/France. Written and directed by Jean Marc Vallée. With Vanessa Paradis, Kevin Parent, Hélène Florent. Vallée, whose C.R.A.Z.Y opened Canadian Front 2009 (and whose The Young Victoria enjoyed a theatrical run in the U.S. late that same year) premieres his new film at MoMA. In this passionate melodrama, music, namely the eponymous song, ties together two stories: one set in Paris in 1969, and the other in contemporary Montreal. At the heart of each narrative is love—a mother's love for a child with Down's Syndrome, and a once-divorced man's love for his new wife—and the stories intertwine in unexpected and exhilarating ways. Print courtesy of Film Distribution. In French; English subtitles. 120 min.

In the Film exhibition Canadian Front 2012

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