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Special Screening: Farewell, My Queen with Chantal Thomas

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AF library, 1/F Jordan Centre

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Come and join us for a special screening of Farewell, My Queen (Les Adieux à la reine), an acclaimed film by Benoit Jacquot (2012).

The film is an adaptation of Les Adieux à la reine, an award-winning novel by French writer Chantal Thomas (2002). It tells the fictional story of the last days of Queen Marie-Antoinette amid the turmoil that opened the French Revolution, told through the eyes of Sidonie Laborde, a young servant.

This screening will be held with the special participation of writer Chantal Thomas. Please stay after the film for a discussion with the writer - she will share her thoughts on the art of adapting a novel to the screen.


Discover the trailer here

Film in French with English subtitles.

Discussion in French with English translation.


More events with Chantal Thomas: https://www.facebook.com/events/2204284306254931

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