‘Marius’ and ‘Fanny’ – Daniel Auteuil

For his second outing as director,  actor Daniel Auteuil has returned to the classics with his interpretation of  two of Marcel Pagnol’s best-known plays. In 2011, he directed Pagnol’s La Fille du Puisatier (The Well Diggers Daughter). This time he takes on Marius and Fanny in two separate films. Both are set in the port city…

‘Pour Une Femme’ – Diane Kurys

In this the third in a series of largely autobiographical films, Kurys turns the camera on a post second-world war love-triangle between two brothers and the woman they both desire.  Pour Une Femme opens with Anne (Sylvie Testud) sorting through her mother’s belongings shortly after her death. In a suitcase she finds a photograph of Léna with…