French Movies

French Movies: Le Fabuleux Destin d’Amélie Poulain (Amélie)

The day after watching La Haine I wanted to watch another French movie. I realized that I never had seen the movie “Le Fabuleux Destin d’Amélie Poulain (Amélie)” so it was about time I gave it a try. I’ve only listened to the soundtrack a lot because it was such a masterpiece by composer Yann Tiersen. After watching… Continue reading French Movies: Le Fabuleux Destin d’Amélie Poulain (Amélie)

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French Movies: Persepolis

The third and final movie of my French movie weekend is “Persepolis”.  Also completely different from the other two. This is an animated film. It’s based on the autobiographical novel by Marjane Satrapi and is directed by her and Vincent Paronnaud. Persepolis is about a young Iranian girl who grows up during the Iranian Revolution of 1979.… Continue reading French Movies: Persepolis