Date(s) - 06/03/2018
9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
IISER Lecture Hall Complex
LONG FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL @IISER | MARCH 2018
LAURENCE ANYWAY (2012)
by Xavier Dolan
-Movie in French with English subtitles-
Wednesday 6th March | 9 PM | Lecture Hall Complex Room 103, IISER, PUNE
Laurence Anyways is a 2012 Canadian romantic drama film written, edited, and directed by Xavier Dolan. The film competed in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival where Suzanne Clément won the Un Certain Regard Award for Best Actress. The film also won the Queer Palm Award at the festival.
The story of an impossible love between a woman named Fred (Frédérique) and a transgender woman named Laurence (then living as a man) who reveals her inner desire to become her true self: a woman. Set during the late 1980s and early 1990s, the story spans a decade, chronicling the doomed love of Fred and Laurence, as well as the trials and tribulations that they face.
In partnership with Institut Français and IISER, Pune