Films : Dear Nelson : synopses
Algren and no De Beauvoir makes Nelson a sad boy in these letters from America. An affair to remember, with distance – initially – no object (plane mailing in fact) in these continental correspondences, monochrome messages that style the times and texts of greats.
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A short film based on letters written by Simone de Beauvoir.
A short film based on letters written by Simone de Beauvoir in Paris to Nelson Algren in Chicago between 1947 – 1956.
The film takes five moments from their long distance relationship and charts the emotional progression from heady excitement to cool detachment.