VALOIS BOOK TASTINGS with Kathy Wilson
Mondays, January 20, February 24, March 30, April 27, May 25, 2020.
Valois : 7:00 to 8:45 p.m. – English.
Marianne & Leonard : Words of Love
Directed by Nick Broomfield
Tuesday, January 21
1:30 p.m. (English-97 min)
In 1960, on the Greek island of Hydra, Leonard Cohen, then a struggling and unknown fiction writer, met Marianne Ihlen, a single mother with a young son. This documentary includes never-before-seen footage that makes for a unique portrait of an idyllic bohemia and a time that left a lasting imprint on both Marianne and Leonard, whose friendship would last another fifty years before their deaths in 2016.
Directed by Émile Gaudreault
Thursday, January 23
1:30 p.m. (French-111 min)
Simon is a compulsive liar. When all the falsities he has told in his life become reality, disasters follow one another With the help of his twin brother and a new colleague, he will have to figure out how to get out of this nightmare.
Starring Louis José Houde