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SCREENING: César and Rosalie by Claude Sautet

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La Maison Française @ the Embassy of France

4101 Reservoir Rd NW

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TUESDAY, June 11 at 7:00 P.M.

at La Maison Française - Embassy of France
4101 Reservoir Road, NW - Washington, DC

FREE ADMISSION

SECURITY RULES: Each person attending the event must have a ticket registered in their name and a government-issued ID that matches the name on the reservation in order to enter the Embassy.

No need to print your ticket, but no one will be admitted without reservation and proper ID.

Due to strict security measures, please arrive on time, doors will be closed at 7 p.m. sharp. Please allow extra time for security screening.

Limited street parking available on Reservoir Road. We encourage you to use taxi, ridesharing or public transportation.


CESAR AND ROSALIE

By Claude Sautet

1972 - France - 110min.

As part of the film series "Les Femmes Essentielles," the Cultural Services of the French Embassy present a screening of the film César and Rosalie​.

Viennese by birth, Romy Schneider (1938 - 1982) began acting in German films, but gained international stardom in such films as Orson Welles’ The Trial, Jacques Deray’s La Piscine, and Claude Sautet’s Les Choses de la vie. Tragically, she died of poor health at age 43. Almodóvar dedicated his film All About My Mother to Schneider’s memory.

In Sautet’s César and Rosalie, Romy Schneider plays a recent divorcee who splits her time between family and the wealthy César (Yves Montand). When David (Sami Frey), an old flame of Rosalie’s, appears, the two men vie for her affections. Sautet masterfully depicts the messy actuality of love, portraying the complicated elusiveness of loving the one you’re with.

In French with English subtitles.


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