BIOGRAPHIES OF GREAT FEMALE ARTISTS
- Tuesday 19 April – 6:30 pm – Conference Hall
VIOLETTE by Martin Provost
France, 2013, 2h12min - English subtitles
With the support of IFCinéma - Institut français
Violette Leduc, born a bastard at the beginning of last century, meets Simone de Beauvoir in the years after the war in St-Germain-des-Prés. Then begins an intense lifelong relationship between the two women. Violette seeks freedom through writing while Simone is convinced to have in her hands the fate of an extraordinary writer.