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March 8, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until March 24, 2019

11th Robert Classic French film Festival

The 11th Annual Robert Classic French Film Festival — presented by TV5MONDE and produced by Cinema St. Louis — celebrates St. Louis’ Gallic heritage and France’s cinematic legacy. The featured films span the decades from the 1930s through the 1990s, offering a revealing overview of French cinema.

The fest annually includes significant restorations, and this year features seven such works: Pierre Schoendoerffer “The 317th Platoon,” Marcel Pagnol’s “The Baker’s Wife,” Olivier Assayas’ “Cold Water,” Jacques Becker’s “The Hole,” Jacques Rivette’s “The Nun,” Agnés Varda’s “One Sings, the Other Doesn’t,” and Diane Kurys’ “Peppermint Soda.”

The schedule is rounded out by Robert Bresson’s final film, “L’argent,” and two 1969 films celebrating their 50th anniversaries: Luis Buñuel’s “The Milky Way” and Eric Rohmer’s “My Night at Maud’s.”

Every program features introductions and discussions by film or French scholars and critics. The discussions will place the works in the contexts of both

Details

Date:
March 8, 2019
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$10
Event Website:
http://www.cinemastlouis.org/robert-classic-french-film-festival

Venue

Washington University / Brown Hall’s Auditorium
Forsyth Boulevard and Chaplin Drive
Saint Louis, MO 63131 United States
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Phone:
3142894153

Organizer

Cinema St. Louis
Phone:
(314) 289-4152
Email:
chris@cinemastlouis.org
Organizer Website:
www.cinemastlouis.org

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