Films in 2015: December

Happy New Year! I can’t believe it’s already 2016, for me the year went by rather quickly, especially this last month. As it was the holiday season, I didn’t watch as many new-to-me films as I would have liked, but I still watched a great amount with nearly 50 films watched in total. About half…

2015 Blind Spots: Children of Paradise

Set in the Parisian theatre scene during the 19th century, the film follows the beautiful courtesan Garance (Arletty) and the four men who love her: actor Frédérick Lemaître (Pierre Brasseur), criminal Pierre François Lacenaire (Marcel Herrand), aristocrat Édouard de Montray (Louis Salou), and mime Baptiste Debureau (Jean-Louis Barrault).