The Department of French and Italian

French Film Series

Tue, May 5, 2009 | GAR 0.102

8:00 PM

Final film in the French Film series running from April 7th to May 5th. L'Anglaise et le duc by Eric Rohmer (2001).Grace Elliott, a well-connected English lady, is living in Paris at the time of the French Revolution. She was once the lover of the Duke of Orléans, cousin of King Louis XVI, who remains her closest friend and confidant. However, whilst the Duke supports the Revolution, Grace's sympathies are with the king and his family. Without the Duke knowing, she risks her own life to save a nobleman from arrest and certain death at the guillotine.

All the films begin at 8pm in GAR 0.102 and have English subtitles.

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