Almayer's Folly

Almayer's Folly
  • 2011
  • Belgium / France
  • 2h 7min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Chantal Akerman
  • Cast: Stanislas Merhar, Marc Barbé, Aurora Marion

Akerman returns to filmmaking after a seven year gap with this adaptation of Joseph Conrad's first novel.

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Five things you might not know about… Chantal Akerman

13 Nov 2012

The director of Almayer's Folly is the subject of a retrospective at the 2012 French Film Festival

1 In 1968, as an 18-year-old film school dropout, she funded her first short film by selling shares on the Antwerp diamond exchange. 2 She then relocated to New York City to immerse herself in the avant-garde scene, gaining particular inspiration from…

Preview of French Film Festival 2012

13 Nov 2012

This year's festival will feature screenings of You Will Be My Son, Renoir and The Suicide Shop

Add some joie de vivre to your life by heading along to this year’s French Film Festival, which each year brings more Gallic cinema to the screens than you can shake a stick at. The 2012 programme includes a preview screening of You Will Be My Son, the…

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