Past Meetup

Parlez-moi D'Amour: Une Soirée avec Hélène Merlin (in French with English subt)

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PARLEZ-MOI D'AMOUR

Que diriez-vous d'un voyage à travers des siècles d'amour à la Française?

De la littérature au cinéma en passant par la peinture, la photo et la chanson, c'est à une redécouverte de la culture française et de ses mythes amoureux que nous invite la comédienne Hélène Merlin.

Grâce à une sélection exhaustive de poèmes, de lettres, de films, de photos et de chanson d'amour, vous pourrez flirter, le temps d'une soirée, avec Victor Hugo, Rimbaud, Georges Sand, Barbara, Jacques Brel, Edith Piaf, Gabin, Belmondo, Arletty...

What would you say to a journey across centuries of love à la française?

French actress Hélène Merlin invites you to rediscover French culture and romantic mythology. Merlin will read from and speak about a selection of poems, letters, films, photographs and songs from Victor Hugo, Rimbaud, Georges Sand, Barbara, Jacques Brel, Edith Piaf, Gabin, Belmondo, Arletty, etc... for this homage to French romance.

French actress Hélène Merlin has acted in more than twenty short films, a feature-length film, and five plays. She regularly acts as story-teller in concert-readings with musicians Shani Diluka or Etienne Champollion (such as Folles Journées de Nantes, Printemps des poètes, and Académie Française). Hélène has received awards as actress, screenwriter and director of short and corporate films. Through her various projects, Hélène seeks to cultivate a rich and eclectic artistic universe.

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