Movies Houstonians Love Screening: Michael Zilkha picks Je vous aime
Claude Berri (Jean de Florette; Manon of the Spring) directed this vibrant yet elegiac contemporary romance, which is distinguished by a stellar cast led by Catherine Deneuve, Gérard Depardieu, Jean-Louis Trintignant and Serge Gainsbourg. Alice (Deneuve) is a career woman who struggles with the obligations required for a lasting, committed relationship. Her love life continues to be a series of trysts and one-night stands. On New Year's Eve, Alice invites four men from her past to reminisce about happier times through flashbacks.
Introduced by Michael Zilkha, the film is screened as part of a series that invites notable local celebrities to share a favorite film in Brown Auditorium Theater.