French Film ‘Renoir’ screens at Nenagh Arts Centre

Showing at Nenagh Arts Centre as the first screening of the Spring season on Thursday 23rd January, is the film ‘Renoir’ directed by Gilles Bourdos. Artist Pierre-Auguste Renoir is portrayed in the final years of his life, grieving for his wife, shaken by his convalescent son’s war-wounds and crippled by arthritis.

He employs a beautiful young model, Andrée, whose presence inspires and rejuvenates both father and son, Jean. 

The film is described ‘as a visual feast, colours, light and textures mirroring Renoir’s work and echoing his words:…the pain passes, but beauty remains’.

The film is presented in French with subtitles. Adm is €8 and the film starts at 8 p.m. on Thursday 23rd January

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