February 7, 2013 - 10:15am
The U of L French Film Festival presents 'Le Havre'
The French Film Festival continues with Finland's submission to consideration for this year's Best Foreign Language Film Oscar.
I went to France once. It was two and a half years ago. That is a long time; it doesn't feel like quite so long – my memories are still quite vivid. It's the best trip I've ever taken. France is beautiful. I was there for three weeks: two in Montpellier, in the south, near the...
January 31, 2013 - 10:30am
The U of L French Film Festival presents 'The Princess of Montpensier'
The French Film Festival kicks off with Bertrand Tavernier's most recent effort.
I first fell in love with foreign film when I was 18, a lonely young adult trapped in a small college town in Middle-of-Nowhere, Idaho. I was shy and bad at meeting people and making friends. I watched a lot of movies. Naturally. It was Tom Tykwer's Run Lola Run that really opened me up to the...