Beloved, the latest film of Christophe Honoré with Catherine deneuve will be released in Hong Kong on July 26th, 2012
Presented as closing film at the Cannes film festival last year, Beloved is a musical tragedy about love generations after generations.
Madeleine (Catherine Deneuve) and her daughter Vera waltz (Chiara Mastroianni) are always in and out of the lives of the men they love. In the early 60s, Paris girl Madeleine (Ludivine Sagnier) meets Jaromil, and she leaves Paris to stay with him in Prague. As Soviet tanks roll into the city in 1968, the couple separated. In modern Paris, re-married Madeleine has rekindled her love affair with Jaromil (Milos Forman). At the same time, her daughter Vera, falls in love fiercely with a gay musician (Paul Scneider) whom she meets in London.
Love can be light and painful, cheerful and bitter. This film is presenting with an elegy to femininity and passion with musical outbursts.
The film will be available at the Broadway Cinematheque and Palace IFC starting July 26.