French Comic Book Museum Features Chaplin Exhibit



Exhibit: Charlot - Aventures dessinées
Musée de la bande dessinée d’Angoulême
21 October 2014 - 1 February 2015

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To celebrate 100 years of Chaplin's iconic Tramp, the Musée de la bande dessinée in Angoulême, France is presenting a collection of American, French and British comics featuring the Tramp.

Visit the museum's website for more information.



Mike Leigh, Michel Hazanavicius & Bérénice Bejo Discuss Chaplin's Tramp

One of contemporary Britain's most renowned directors, Mike Leigh, discusses Chaplin with British film historian, television documentary-maker, filmmaker, author, and film editor, Kevin Brownlow, on June 27, 2014 at the Birth of the Tramp Celebration:



In the video below, French director Michel Hazanavicius, whose 2011 film The Artist won five Academy Awards, and the film's leading actress, Bérénice Bejo, discuss Charlie Chaplin's iconic Tramp character on June 28, 2014 at the Birth of the Tramp Conference in Bologna (video in French):



Click here to see our previous post with videos of Alexander Payne and Vincenzo Mollica speaking about the Tramp at the Birth of the Tramp Conference at the Cineteca di Bologna.