Les Parapluies de Cherbourg
France, West Germany | 1964 | Jacques Demy
Our Valentine’s Day presentation! A French shopgirl (Catherine Deneuve, luminous) loves a mechanic but marries another man in Jacques Demy's groundbreaking, all-singing musical—a romantic, candy-colored concoction with a bittersweet aftertaste.
Music by Michel Legrand. Palme d'Or winner, Cannes 1964. Subtitles. 35mm. 91 min. Special thanks to Institut Français; Florence Almozini, French Embassy, New York; Laurence Geannopulos, French Consulate, Chicago.
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General Admission: $9
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Age 25 & under: $7 (proof of age required)
*Additional film on the same day: $7