by Ken Korman
The French Ciné-Club, a series of French language films with English subtitles presented by l'Alliance Française de La Nouvelle-Orléans (AFNO), presents Christophe Honoré’s 2007 Love Songs (Les Chansons d’Amour) tonight, Monday, March 31, at 7 p.m. at Cafe Istanbul inside the New Orleans Healing Center, 2372 St. Claude Avenue. Love Songs is a musical romantic comedy that pays homage to classic French musicals and features the songs and voice of Alex Beaupain. The third of six film collaborations so far by Honoré and Beaupain, Love Songs won the César Award for Best Original Score and made both artists' reputations in France and beyond.
General admission is $5, free for members. More info here.