Comics Star Joann Sfar, Capturing 'A Heroic Life'

News & Features Pat Dowell · ·
The romance of actress Brigitte Bardot (Laetitia Casta) with Serge Gainsbourg (Eric Elmosnino) figures prominently in Joann Sfar's biographical drama about the prodigiously talented French entertainer, who shared Sfar's Russian Jewish heritage but rose to fame in the shadow of World War II.