Silver Screen The Umbrellas of Cherbourg at Olympic Studios
Film, Thu 26 Jan 2017
117-123 Church Road,
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Jacques Demy’s haunting romantic musical is an enchanting, one-of-a-kind musical experience. It’s basically a movie operetta, in which the characters sing all the dialogue (or, rather, lyrics) to Michel Legrand’s lovely score.
The story spans five years (1957-1962) in the life of Geneviéve (the ethereally beautiful Catherine Deneuve in the role that launched her to international stardom), the teenage daughter of a woman who owns a Cherbourg umbrella shop. After Geneviéve’s boyfriend Guy (Nino Castelnuovo) is drafted and sent off to Algeria, she discovers she’s pregnant and complications ensue...
|Thu 26 Jan 2017||11:00|
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Dedicated fortnightly screenings of contemporary and classic films. The ticket price includes a complimentary tea / coffee and biscuits.
- On-site catering
- On-site light refreshments