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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

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 2:00 PM To 3:30 PM

Join Benjamin for an in-depth discussion of L’exposition coloniale by Érik Orsenna.

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Opening

May '68 Revisited

Special Series Opening

Thursday, February 1, 2018 6:30 PM To 9:00 PM

The French Cultural Center will host a reception to inaugurate the winter/spring series of May ’68 events. Our partners from Harvard and Northeastern universities will be on hand to highlight their activities, events and why they believe the seminal events of 50 years ago remain crucial to examine today.

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Exhibition

May '68: When Paris Erupted in Protest

Exhibition of photos by Marc Riboud

From Feb 2, 2018 To Feb 28, 2018

On May 3, 1968, Parisian students took to the street in protests that spread throughout France, quickly engulfing offices, factories and other places of work. This exhibition of works by the late French photographer Marc Riboud reminds us of both the passions of the moment and of the enigmatic playfulness that striking students and workers frequently displayed.

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