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Films on the Green: "We Won't Grow Old Together"

Friday, July 19, 2013

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.

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Maurice Pialat's1972 drama, "We Won’t Grow Old Together (Nous Ne Vieillirons Pas Ensemble) " tells the story of Jean, an unpleasant, domineering man. Though he still lives with his wife, their marriage has been over for quite some time. All the while, he has been having an affair with the much-younger Catherine. The relationship is moving toward disintegration, and although Catherine resists it, alternating recriminations and reconciliations hasten their inevitable breakup.

In French with English subtitles

Films on the Green is a free outdoor French film festival produced annually in New York City parks by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy and NYC Parks. Initiated in 2008, Films on the Green has become a not-to-be-missed free event amid the vibrant New York City summer cultural offerings. Over the years, the festival has brought classic and contemporary French cinema to New Yorkers, each season’s films spanning different themes from environment or musicals to literary adaptations. This year’s festival celebrates love “à la française”.

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Location

Manhattan
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Cultural Services of the French Embassy and NYC Parks & Recreation

Contact Number

(212) 439-1425

Contact Email

nathalie.charles@diplomatie.gouv.fr

Categories

Film, Free Summer Movies

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