The Singer
Monday, 27 October, 2008 at 7:30pm

Gérard Depardieu garnered his best reviews in years for his acting and singing in this bittersweet drama about an ageing chanteur and his courtship of a younger woman. The story builds to an emotional climax with Depardieu singing the ironic Quand j’étais chanteur (the film’s French title) over the closing credits.

Director: Xavier Giannoli
Starring: Gérard Depardieu, Cecile De France, Mathieu Amalric, Christine Citti, Patrick Pineau
Original Release: France. 2007
Certificate: 12A
Running Time: 112 mins

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