Special 30th : Exquisite Corpse

The Bohemian life

La Vie de bohème

Aki Kaurismaki

1991
France / Finland
1h40
Fiction
Col.
In french without subtitles

A film chosen by Alain Gomis

Three struggling artists try to make passable livings in Paris despite knock backs and tragedies.

Cast
Matti Pallonpaa, Evelyne Didi, André Wilms, Kari Vaananen, Jean-Pierre Léaud
Screenplay
Aki Kaurismaki d'après "La Vie de bohème" d'Henri Murger
Photography
Timo Salminen
Art direction
John Ebden, Mark Lewis
Editing
Veikko Asltonen
Production
Pyramide, Films A2, Pandora Filmpoduktion, Svenska Filmproduktion

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