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LADY CHATTERLEY

Belgium / France / UK, 2006 (MIFF 2007, Jaguar International Panorama)

Director: Pascale Ferran

LADY CHATTERLEY

“We've got to live, no matter how many skies have fallen.” - Lady Chatterley's Lover Lady Chatterley, adapted from D.H. Lawrence's celebrated novel, tells of the awakening of a married woman who ‘finds' herself through an affair with another man. The first of Lawrence's books to be brought to the screen by a female director, this work explores the intricate mechanisms and complexities of a woman's sexual desire. Winner of 11 awards, including Best Director at this year's Lumiere Awards and Best Film at César Awards. “Every frame of the movie seems alive: with risk, with pleasure, with a sensuality that is both wild and intelligent.” - New York Times

D Pascale Ferran P Kristina Larsen, Gilles Sandoz S Roger Boubot, Pascale Ferran, Pierre Trividic Dist Hopscotch Films L French w/English subtitles TD 35mm/2006/135mins

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