Movie: Harvest (France, 1937)


Mar
31
2012

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  • Host Department: Romance Languages and Literatures
  • Date: 03/31/2012
  • Time: 4:00PM

  • Location: DIA Theater, 5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202

  • Description: Directed by Marcel Pagnol. "Legendary French actor Fernandel is an itinerant tinker who decides to “sell” his mistress – a down-on-her-luck cabaret singer played by Orane Demazis – to a wild, hermit-like hunter, the sole resident of his now-abandoned town. The tale of how this unlikely couple find themselves at one with the land – planting wheat, establishing a home, creating a child – is the core of one of the most lyrically poetic dramas in the history of the French cinema." For more information visit the DIA website.