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French Film Director Euzhan Palcy in Houston The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston 1001 Bissonnet St Houston, TX 77005
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Charlotte Forever: Gainsbourg on Film at FIAF

"Promise at Dawn" by Eric Barber

This fall, the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) honors the career of the actress Charlotte Gainsbourg with a CinéSalon series devoted to her work on screen. Running from November 5 to December 17, Charlotte Forever presents eight films starring Gainsbourg, spanning four decades and multiple languages. The series also coincides with the presentation of FIAF’s Trophée des Arts award to Gainsbourg at its annual gala held at the Plaza hotel on November 4. 

Film Schedule

Golden Door (Nuovomondo)
Tuesday, November 5 at 4pm & 7:30pm
Dir. Emanuele Crialese 2006, 118 min, 35mm
In English, Italian, Sicilian with English subtitles | Tickets available here.

My Dog Stupid (Mon chien stupide)
Tuesday, November 12 at 7:30pm - US Premiere
Dir. Yvan Attal, 2019, 106 min, DCP
In French with English subtitles 
Post-Screening Q&A with Charlotte Gainsbourg and Yvan Attal, followed by reception
Opening night of French Cinema Week 2019
Tickets available here (includes film, Q&A and after-party).

The Science of Sleep (La Science des rêves)
Tuesday, November 19 at 4pm & 7:30pm
Dir. Michael Gondry, 2006, 105min, 35mm
In English, French, Spanish with English subtitles | Tickets available here.

Tuesday, November 26 at 4 & 7:30pm
Dir. Claude Miller, 1985, 96min, 35min
In French with English subtitles | Tickets available here.

Promise at Dawn (La promesse de l’aube)
Tuesday, December 3 at 4pm
Dir. Eric Barber, 2017, 133min, DCP
In French with English subtitles |Tickets available here.

Tuesday, December 3 at 7:30pm
Dir. Lars von Trier, 2011, 135min, 35mm
In English | Tickets available here.

Jane Eyre
Tuesday, December 10 at 4 & 7:30pm
Dir. Franco Zeffirelli, 1996, 112min, 35mm
In English and French with English subtitles | Tickets available here.

The Tree (L’arbre)
Tuesday, December 17 at 4pm & 7:30pm
Dir. Julie Bertuccelli, 2010, 100min, 35mm
In English | Tickets available here.

More information about the selected films, dates, and locations can be found here.