CLAUDE LELOUCH IN MUSICA Concert produced by Elie Chouraqui
For 1h40, a symphony orchestra, singers and dansers will perform the works of composer Francis Lai for the films of director Claude Lelouch. A gigantic screen will show films excerpts, some scenes will be performed live on stage, along with the music performed by the orchestra; this will certainly be one of the most breathtaking homages ever performed in France.
At the Festival de Carcassonne on the 5 July and in the
Cour d'Honneur de l'Hôtel National des Invalides on the 4, 5 and 6 September 2014
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SALAUD, ON T'AIME
Francis Lai reunites with his old friend Christian Gaubert for the music of director Claude Lelouch's new film released in april 2014.
"Salaud on t'aime" is the story of a war reporter who has negelected his wife and family. The film stars Johnny Hallyday, Sandrine Bonnaire, Eddy Mitchell, Agnès Soral, Jenna Thiam, Irène Jacob, Pauline Lefèvre, Sarah Kazemy, Isabelle de Hertogh, Rufus, Valérie Kaprisky, Gilles Lemaire & Jacky Ido.
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"With Lelouch, I always begin writing the music before he begins shooting the film. Then he can use the tracks to create an atmosphere, an ambiance on the set and get the actors in the right mood. It's been our work method since A Man and A Woman."
INTERVIEWProducer and host of radio France Musique's program Cinéma Song Thierry Jousse, presents an exclusive interview of the composer, illustrated by a selection of rare and unusual excerpts....
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