Play Dates



July 29    Berkeley, CA    BAMPFA

August 2, 4 – 6, 8, 10, 14, & 16    New York, NY    FILM FORUM

September 15    Washington, DC    NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART

Edouard and Caroline Play Dates

About

France, 1951
Director: Jacques Becker
Producer: Raymond Borderie
Cast: Daniel Gélin, Anne Vernon, Elina Labourdettel
Screenwriter: Annette Wademant, Jacques Becker
Cinematography: Robert Lefebvre
Music: Jean-Jacques Grünenwald
Genre: Comedy
Black & White
Aspect Ratio: 1.37:1
Language: French with English subtitles
Running Time: 88 minutes

Synopsis:
Pianist Edouard (Daniel Gélin) and his wife Caroline (Anne Vernon) are expected at her uncle's house for a party, but a series of sartorial choices land them in an evening-long argument that threatens to derail Edouard's plans to wow his uncle-in-law's fancy guests with his musical skills.

Awards and Nominations:
Best Film From Any Source nomination (BAFTA Awards, 1952)

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