The names speak for themselves – they are the brightest stars of world cinema. Every month World Movies showcases three of their most iconic films over three consecutive nights.
This month, we focus on Melanie Laurant.
Every Jack Has A Jill (Canada, France, 2009) – Tuesday 10 July 9.30pm
When Parisian woman Chloe (Melanie Laurent) comes into possession of an American tourist’s (Justin Bartha) suitcase, she falls in love with the mystery man based on its contents.
Paris (France, 2007) – Wednesday 11 July 9.30pm
Romain Duris, Juliette Binoche and Melanie Laurent round out an all-star cast in this multi-layered character exploration of a group of Parisians dealing with love, life and death.
The Round Up (France, 2010) – Thursday 12 July 9.30pm
Simon is an eleven-year-old boy who sees his world turned upside down when the 1942 mass arrest of Jews – the ‘Vel’ d’Hiv Roundup’, begins in Paris. A stunning, truthful retelling – the film’s characters and events all really existed.