Directed by Martin Provost. With Emmanuelle Devos, Sandrine Kiberlain, and Olivier Gourmet. This biopic dramatizes the life of post-WWII French writer Violette Leduc, a tempestuous, self-loathing woman who was mentored by (and infatuated with) Simone de Beauvoir. “Handsome, intelligently absorbing and stirring.” –N.Y. Times. Cleveland premiere.
France/Belgium, 2013, subtitles, color/b&w, Blu-ray, 138 min.
Admission is $9; CMA members, seniors 65 & over, and students $7; or one CMA Film Series voucher. Vouchers, in books of ten, can be purchased at the Ticket Center for $70 (CMA members $60).