Opens in US August 31: “A Paris Education”  

Etienne (Andranic Manet), a serious and impressionable shaggy-haired young cinephile, leaves behind his steady girlfriend (Diane Rouxel) in Lyon to study film in Paris. Settling into a dingy flat with a rotating cast of roommates, he immerses himself in a bohemian world of artists, intellectuals, and fellow film geeks who excitedly share their passion for Bresson, Ford, and obscure Russian directors. It’s a seemingly idyllic life of the mind—until more complicated matters of the flesh, as well as jealous creativity, intrude. Shooting in timeless black and white and interweaving references to philosophy, music, and cinema—from Pascal to Mahler to Parajanov—Jean Paul Civeyrac conjures a bittersweet ode to the heady days of student life that evokes the films of the French New Wave

A Paris Education (Mes provinciales)
Written and directed by: Jean Paul Civeyrac
Cast: Andranic Manet, Diane Rouxel, Jenna Thia
Year: 2018
Runtime: 136 mins
In French with English subtitles
Released by: Kino Lorber

Opens in New York on Friday, August 31 at Lincoln Center

Source FRENCH CULTURE: A Paris Education | French Culture

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