La belle personne
Christophe Honoré
Based on the work of
De la Fayette (mme.)
Alex Beaupain
Louis Garrel Léa Seydoux Grégoire Leprince-Ringuet
De Filmfreak, 2009
1 dvd-video
Recording date
Playing time
93 min.
Frans gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands Naar La princesse de Clèves van Madame de la Fayette

About Christophe Honoré

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Christophe Honoré (born 10 April 1970) is a French writer and film director.

Honoré was born in Carhaix, Finistère. After moving to Paris in 1995, he wrote articles in Les Cahiers du Cinéma. He started writing soon after. His 1996 book Tout contre Léo (Close to Leo) talks about HIV and is aimed at young adults; he made it into a film in 2002. He wrote other books for young adults throughout the late 1990s. His first play, Les Débutantes, was performed at Avignon's Off Festival in 1998. In 2005, he returned to Avignon to present Dionysos impuissant in the "In" Festival, with Joana Preiss and Louis Garrel playing the leads.

A well-known director, he is considered an "auteur" in French cinema. His 2006 film Dans Paris has led him to be considered by French critics as the heir to the Nouvelle Vague cinema. In 2007, Les Chansons d'amour was one of the films selected to be in competition at the 2007 Cannes Film Festiva…Read more on Wikipedia