6.9.12: Amour

While Paolo and Max enjoy a day at parc Astérix (check out Max’s blog Max, Miami and Beyond for details and snaps), I attend the nuptials of my old friend Sanjit and his new bride Aude. Do all French weddings include a shaggy dog monologue about the importance of 2000 year old Roman roads, mathematics, linguistics, 50/50, and amour amour amour delivered by a twinkly-eyed magistrate, haute couture wedding wear designed by the bride and groom, a brass band parade in front of the Pantheon, champagne in the Luxembourg Gardens, a delightful contingent of Ind0-Canadian Aunties in beautiful saris, a tour through the city on a vintage bus, an elegant soirée barge, dancing until 3 am, and thirteen distinct desert courses, including six varieties of macarons (Smoke, chocolate and curry! Lemon and cedar!) created especially for the occasion by Pierre Hermé? Paris mon amour, indeed…

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Paolo Davanzo and Lisa Marr travel the world, sharing movies and music with the masses. At home in Los Angeles, they facilitate community screenings and workshops at the Echo Park Film Center, a non-profit media arts organization.

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