Portraits: La Trempeuse

Portraits: La Trempeuse

Friday, May 4, 2018 - 6:00pm
Alain Cavalier | 
France |
 1987 | 
13 minutes

One by one, Mauricette cuts, dyes, paints, embosses, creases, rolls, and pieces together the various petals of artificial roses.

Filmmaker

Alain Cavalier

Alain Cavalier is a writer and director, born on September 14, 1931 in Vendôme, Loir-et-Cher, France. He studied film at the Institut des hautes études cinématographiques. He is best known for Thérèse (1986, César Award for Best Film, Best Director, and Best Screenplay), Un étrange voyage (1981), Libera me (1993), and his most recent film, Pater (2014, César Awards nominee for Best Film, Best Director). 

Screening With
Alain Cavalier | 
France |
 2017 | 
50 minutes
Alain Cavalier | 
France |
 1987 | 
13 minutes
Alain Cavalier | 
France |
 1987 | 
13 minutes