A few words in honor of Bastille Day

If only the Champs-Élysées still looked like this. © Copyright the Criterion Collection.

Anyone who does not frequently visit Paris will never be completely elegant.

Honoré de Balzac,Treatise on Elegant Living (1830)

Jean-Pierre Léaud in Jacques Rivette's OUT 1 (1971). © Copyright the British Film Institute.

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