Catherine Breillat

I met French filmmaker and novelist Catherine Breillat at her hotel on the edge of Central Park. She sat by the window in her room, framed by a spectacular view of the park. 'I decided to give interviews here,' she tells me, 'it’s so much better than down in the restaurant.' Breillat’s Une Vieille Maitresse (starring Asia Argento, Michael Lonsdale and Claude Sarraute) was shown in competition in ... more >