Screening of “The Beautiful Person”

What: 92Y Tribeca will be screening Christophe Honoré’s recent film, “La Belle Personnne” (The Beautiful Person). Inspired by the celebrated 17th Century novel La Princesse de Cleves, the transposes the action from the court of Henry II to examine amorous pursuit in modern day Paris. Sixteen-year old Junie changes high school mid-year, following the death of her mother. All the boys want to date Junie and she chooses the quietest among them, Otto Cleves. But soon after, she encounters the great love of her life, Nemours (Garrel), her Italian teacher. The passion that burns between them is, however, doomed…

When/Where: The film will be screened at 92Y Tribeca (200 Hudson Street, Manhattan), February 13th at 9:00PM. Tickets can be purchased online only, at their website.

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