Portraits: L’Orangère

Portraits: L’Orangère

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 8:30pm
Alain Cavalier | 
France |
 1987 | 
13 minutes

Emilienne has braided crowns of orange blossoms, symbol of the pure virginal maiden, for 40 years. But she is sometimes dark and gloomy.

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 | 
52 minutes
Alain Cavalier | 
France |
 1987 | 
13 minutes
Alain Cavalier | 
France |
 1987 | 
13 minutes