$5 Suggested Donation

Free

About the Film

Directors: Bertrand Bonello
Actors: Gaspard Ulliel, Léa Seydoux and Louis Garrel

A stellar cast led by Gaspard Ulliel (who received a nomination for Best Actor at the French Academy Awards for this role) brings to the screen the life of famed fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent. The film focuses on a period between 1967 and 1976, during which time Saint Laurent was at the peak of his career and explores both the light and dark sides of the famous designer.

The screening will conclude with an open discussion led by our in-house film expert, Barbara Bouquegneau.

Above: Jasmine Trinca as Talitha Getty and Gaspard Ulliel as Yves Saint Laurent in Saint Laurent
© MANDARIN CINEMA/EUROPACORP/ORANGE STUDIO/ARTE FRANCE CINEMA/SCOPE PICTURES/CAROLE BETHUEL

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Upcoming Events

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Exhibition

Les Gardiens du Jardin

Gouache and ink drawings by Mary Beth McAllister

From May 18, 2017 To Jul 5, 2017

On view at the Center until July 5

This exhibition features a collection of whimsical gouache and ink drawings of French characters inspired by and fashionably dressed as French packets of garden seeds.

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Workshop

Special Parkour Workshop

L'art du déplacement

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 6:30 PM To 8:30 PM

Top Parkour French instructor leads a short presentation at the Center followed by a training on the Charles River Esplanade. Originating in Paris, Parkour is one of the world's fastest growing sports. This workshop is intended for ages 14+.

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Festival

Bastille Day Party 2017

A celebration of liberté, égalité and fraternité

Friday, July 14, 2017 6:00 PM To 11:00 PM

Bastille Day returns to Marlborough Street on Friday, July 14 for a celebration of Francophone cultures filled with live music, dancing, festive food and drinks. After a sold-out event in 2014, 2015, and 2016, you won't want to miss this signature Back Bay festival.

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