Darkened Rooms: Amelie (15)
France/2001/122mins/15. Dir: Jean-Pierre Jeunet. With: Audrey Tautou.
The story of Amelie Poulain, a shy waitress working in a Parisian café, whose unique imagination has helped her cope with heartbreak and loneliness. She has a great gift for helping others find happiness but finds it less easy when she falls in love herself.
Nominated for five Oscars and featuring a star-making turn by Audrey Tautou, Amelie is a favourite of romantics and film lovers around the world.
L’Amour at Le Monde
For the BFI LOVE season, Darkened Rooms and Film Hub Wales are presenting pop-up cinema screenings of romantic French films above Le Monde on St Mary Street, Cardiff. There’ll be live music performed before each feature, plus great food and drink available throughout the night.