Film screening 'Illusions perdues'

Directed by Xavier Giannoli (2021, 2h21min). With Benjamin Voisin, Xavier Dolan, Vincent Lacoste, Cécile de France, Jeanne Balibar

This screening is organised in collaboration with the Alliance Française d'Oxford. Please note that online booking is required to access the screening.
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With an introduction by Tim Farrant (Pembroke College) and Andrew Watts (University of Birmingham).

FILM SYNOPSIS (Based on the novel by Honoré de Balzac): Lucien de Rubempré, a young, lower-class poet, leaves his family's printing house for Paris. Soon, he learns the dark side of the art business as he tries to stay true to his dreams .

Film in French with English subtitles