Charlotte Gainsbourg reassured on the state of health of Jane Birkin, her mother, still hospitalized at the Nantes University Hospital (Loire Atlantique).
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Singer Jane Birkin “is fine”, assured Wednesday, September 8 her daughter Charlotte Gainsbourg during the American film festival in Deauville (Calvados) that she chairs.
“I have a message from my mother. I got it earlier and I know people are worried about her. She is fine,” said Serge Gainsbourg’s daughter on the main stage of the festival.
“I asked her if she wanted me to say something. She told me: that everything is fine and that the Nantes University Hospital is extra”, she added.
Jane Birkin’s agent announced on Tuesday that the 74-year-old singer suffered a mild form of stroke last week and was canceling her engagements until the end of the week.
The Deauville festival, in which Jane Birkin was to participate, is held until Sunday. Charlotte Gainsbourg presented there on Wednesday Jane by Charlotte.
Tender and introspective, this documentary, already presented in Cannes, shows the daily life of Jane Birkin, in her house in Brittany, the passion shared with her daughter for dogs, and also addresses the painful subjects of absence and illness.
Born December 14, 1946 in London, the singer remains the favorite Englishwoman of the French, inseparable from Serge Gainsbourg, of whom she was the muse and ambassador.