3 Hearts (3 Coeurs)

Saturday, March 7, 2015

U.S. Premiere

While traveling through a small provincial town, reserved and melancholic Parisian Marc (Benoît Poelvoorde, Man Bites Dog) meets by chance Sylvie (Charlotte Gainsbourg), a mysterious and beautiful stranger. The two spend a magical night together and fall madly in love. Without exchanging names or information, they agree to meet by a fountain in Paris, à la An Affair to Remember—but as in that classic tearjerker, fate conspires against them. Thinking herself jilted, Sylvie returns to her past life, whereupon Marc meets and woos Sophie (Chiara Mastroianni)—blissfully unaware that she’s Sylvie’s sister. Benoît Jacquot, whose Farewell, My Queen was a highlight of Rendez-Vous 2012, directs this romantic and tragic roundelay, co-starring the luminous Catherine Deneuve (Mastroianni’s mother on-screen and off-). A Cohen Media Group release.

Unfortunately, due to unforseen circumstances, Chiara Mastroianni will not be able to attend the screening as previously announced.

Part of Rendez-Vous with French Cinema 2015

  • Country France/Germany/Belgium
  • Language In French with English subtitles
  • Rating NR
  • Running Time 106 minutes
  • Director Benoît Jacquot