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Jour de fête

Tuesday 10 May 2016 18:00-19:30

Wednesday 11 May 2016 13:00-14:30

In the little town of Sainte-Sévère-sur-Indre, people are getting ready for the annual festival. After watching a film on the modern, efficient American postal service, French postman François is determined to speed up his daily delivery even with his old bicycle. But his clumsiness may disrupt the preparation of the annual fair...
Jour de fête is the first feature length film of Jacques Tati.

A classic of French cinema introduced by University of Edinburgh’s Martine Pierquin (Tuesday’s screening only)

Director: Jacques Tati
With: Jacques Tati, Guy Decomble, Paul Frankeur...
In French with English subtitles
Please book in advance: 0131 225 5366 or info ifecosse.org.uk

With the support of:

Institut Français Écosse 2022