“Farewell My Queen”

Friday, July 13, 2012

Director Benoit Jacquot discusses “Farewell My Queen,” along with Diane Kruger, who plays Marie Antoinette in the film. Based on the best-selling novel by Chantal Thomas, it captures the final days of the court of Marie Antoinette, just before the full-scale outbreak of the Revolution. “Farewell My Queen” opens July 13 at Lincoln Plaza and Angelika Film Center.


Benoit Jacquot and Diane Kruger

Comments [5]

yoyoMaMa from nyc

I'm a little frustrated that just because a word didn't exist in the past (lesbian) that is can't be applied to people who lived in the past. Why can't Marie A. be called gay?
who invented this "rule"?

Jul. 15 2012 09:08 AM

The movie I believe is the 5th Element (with Mila Jovovich.

Jul. 13 2012 12:58 PM
DAN from manhattan

They are thinking of "La Femme Nikita" I think...

Jul. 13 2012 12:58 PM

Let them watch "Jersey Shore"...

Jul. 13 2012 12:42 PM
John A.

And, on to the real 'Twilight of the Elites'.

Jul. 13 2012 12:39 PM

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