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Déjeunons sur l'herbe !

Impressionist diptych (… combining art history, drama and cinema…)

10.16 — 10.17

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▶︎ First part: a performance untitled DEJEUNER SUR L'HERBE: DICTIONNAIRE AMOUREUX DU SCANDALE
This theatrical and alphabetical conference is using two works of art to illustrate its point: the famous Déjeuner sur l'herbe by Edouard Manet that is considered as a prescient work of the impressionist movement and a variation of this painting made in the 1970's by Norman painter Joël Hubaut. Both of them were synonym of huge outrage when they have been displayed.

▶︎ Second part: the movie PARTIE DE CAMPAGNE, by Jean Renoir
It is an "impressionist" short film made by Jean Renoir and is an adaptation of a short story by Maupassant. It relates a lunch on the grass that has tumultuous consequences. The atmosphere of this film is heavily inspired by the one in Auguste Renoir's paintings, the cineast's father. It it the occasion to (re)discover an unknown and very good movie from the filmmaker that made La Grande illusion, La Bête humaine or La Règle du jeu...

Cinéma LUX

6, avenue Sainte Thérèse
14000 CAEN
10.1620:45-23:00
Libre participation
10.1714:00-16:15
Libre participation
Accessible for disabled persons
Practical informations :
▶︎ Accès via Tram 1 et 3 ou Bus Lignes 1, 6, 10, 11, 31