Grafted together from a wide array of sources, Claire Denis’s most acclaimed film combines cerebral rigor, sensorial intensity, and a powerful meditation on masculinity and foreignness. By Beineix presents Betty to us through Zorg’s gaze, and ultimately shows us how damaging that gaze is for her. Caribbean Jazz Singer. The complexity that Dalle embodies in her portrayal of this character who is at once the object of a man’s fantasy and a real woman in psychic pain makes for an astonishingly rich debut performance, and Betty Blue catapulted her to international fame. Describing a tendency in French cinema that had begun in the early eighties and would continue into the nineties, Bassan identified commonalities in the work of Jean-Jacques Beineix, Leos Carax, and Luc Besson. Caribbean Jazz Singer. But all along, Beineix and Dalle have been complicating any simplistic view of Betty as merely a sexual object, a wild fantasy, or a creative muse. And when she believes she is pregnant, she revels in the prospect of motherhood. Two years later, Beineix made the less well-received drama The Moon in the Gutter, starring Gérard Depardieu and Nastassja Kinski. She is an interpreter of the highest order. She punches her hand through a glass window, bloodying their home. [11], This article is about the film. In Latin America, it is also a common diminutive for the given name Beatriz, the Spanish form of the Latin name Beatrix and the English name Beatrice.In the 17th and 18th centuries, it was more often a diminutive of Bethia. Rushing there, Zorg finds her under heavy sedation and is told to come back the next day. She was born and raised in England. There, Eddy asks Zorg and Betty if they will live in the dead woman's house and look after her piano shop. Betty Wright-Tonight is the Night by novembrrain. Brooklyn Jazz scene. Betty Blue is a 1986 French erotic psychological drama film. To Be”, Dublin’s CMAT lives out her western fantasy with wit and melancholy on “I Wanna Be a Cowboy, Baby!”, Nashville based artist Bantug offers a little bit of lockdown comfort on new single “Soften”, Bedroom-pop titan rei brown gets “Honest” on new single, Michelle O Faith calls out the fetishisation of black women on “Black Lolita”, BROCKHAMPTON approved Vanillaroma burnout on slick new cut “Buzzkill Bummer”, Late Verlane delivers a nostalgic lament for his past on “Speedfight”. The film was directed by Jean-Jacques Beineix and stars Béatrice Dalle and Jean-Hugues Anglade. A monument of Italian literature, Carlo Levi’s novelistic memoir comes to the screen in a remarkably faithful adaptation that habituates viewers to close, attentive perception. Betty laboriously types out Zorg's novel and submits it to various publishers. I’d like to stay with you if I can.” She takes adorable Polaroids of the two of them painting the beach houses those pinks and turquoises, and, like children, they make the job into a game, racing to see who can finish first. By submitting this form, you agree to the, Blackbirds Reviews  from Variety & The New Yorker, Bettye featured in The Wall Street Journal. Eddy's mother dies and the friends go to the funeral in Marvejols. Bettye is one of very few of her contemporaries who were recording during the birth of soul music in the 60s and is still creating vital recordings today. Betty Blue is a beautiful, fiery, suffering soul, that captured a certain essence that coincidently suited the track. Most famous for her membership in the British band Only the Young, this vocalist and model is also known for her IT'S THURSDAY THO?