Saturday, October 26
Location: Cinema505Add to Google Calendar
$8 for MF + FIAF Members (not a member?)
In this Merchant Ivory classic, Marya (Isabelle Adjani), a former chorus girl of humble origins, is gleefully living it up in the decadence of 1920s Paris until Stephan (Anthony Higgins), her art dealer husband, is convicted of theft. Broke and alone, she is taken in by H.J. (Alan Bates) and Lois Heidler (Maggie Smith), a posh and eccentric married couple who take pity on the poor girl, though they barely know her. But before long this trio will become hopelessly entangled in a treacherous love triangle.
This movie is presented as part of a French Cinema Series sponsored by the Montclair Branch of
FIAF Salutes Isabelle Adjani
Jean-Pierre Mahot, Ismail Merchant
Isabelle Adjani, Anthony Higgins, Maggie Smith, Alan Bates