TIFF Cinematheque Presents Fathers and Daughters: The Films of Mia Hansen-Løve

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As a sidebar to the on-going Summer in France programme, TIFF will be hosting a complete three-day retrospective on one of France’s rising young talents in Fathers and Daughters: The Films of Mia Hansen-Løve, the first of its kind in North America.

At age 30, Mia Hansen-Løve has only three films under her directorial belt, but she’s been able to establish herself as “one of the brightest talents in French cinema” (Le Monde). Hansen-Løve will be there in person to introduce each film.

Screenings include:

Tout est pardonné (All Is Forgiven)

France | 2007 | 105 min. | 14A

Thursday August 23 at 6:30 PM

– Hansen-Løve’s debut feature, which tells the story of a drug-addicted father unable to connect with his family and his daughter who tries to reunite with him, will be making its Toronto premiere.

Father of My Children (Le Père de mes enfants)

France/Germany| 2009 | 110 min. | PG

Friday August 24 at 6:15 PM

– Hansen-Løve’s sophomore effort, which won her the Special Jury Prize in the Un Certain Regard section of the Cannes Film Festival, explores the far-reaching life of a French film producer.

Un enfant dans la foule (A Child in the Crowd)

dir. Gérard Blain
France | 1976 | 85 min. | 14A

Friday August 24 at 9:00 PM

– The neglected classic by the equally neglected Gérard Blain will be introduced by Hansen-Løve herself

Goodbye First Love (Un amour de jeunesse)

France/Germany | 2011 | 110 min. | 14A

Saturday August 25 at 5:00 PM

– Hansen-Løve’s portrayal of adolescent romance and first love is a “lovingly put together film”

 

For more info and tickets for Fathers and Daughters: The Films of Mia Hansen-Løve, please visit tiff.net

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