Felix and Lola / Love Street: Two Films Directed by Patrice Leconte (BLU-RAY)
Felix and Lola
Felix (Philippe Torreton, Presumed Guilty), a fairground worker, meets Lola (Charlotte Gainsbourg, Nymphomaniac), a mysterious girl who is being stalked by her ex-lover. It isn't long before Felix falls for Lola, and has to decide how far he will go to protect the women he loves. Cinematography by Jean-Marie Dreujou (The Girl on the Bridge).
In 1945 Paris, the Oriental Palace brothel is about to be closed down. Marion (Laetitia Casta) is one of the Palace's prostitutes, but she dreams of a singing career. Petit Louis (Patrick Timsit) was raised in brothels and is the Palace's handyman. He is madly in love with Marion, but knows she will never be his, so he tries to make her dreams of another life come true. Cinematography by Eduardo Serra (The Hairdresser's Husband, What Dreams May Come).
Special Features and Technical Specs:
- NEW Audio commentary tracks for both films by Wade Major, producer/host of the DigiGods podcast, film critic for CineGods.com and KPCC FilmWeek
- Original trailers
- In French, with English subtitles for the main feature