The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964), directed by Jacques Demy, © Zeitgeist Films, courtesy of Zeitgeist Films/Photofest

Film

The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

Tuesday, July 9, 1:30 pm

About the Program

Geneviève (Catherine Deneuve), a beautiful young Frenchwoman who works at a small-town umbrella boutique, falls for dashing mechanic Guy. Their brief romance is interrupted when Guy is drafted to serve in the Algerian War.

Directed by Jacques Demy. (1964, 91 min. Rated G. In French with English subtitles.)

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