Films on the Green: Potiche (Trophy Wife) by Ozon, selected by Wanda Sykes
Friday, June 2, 2017
8:30 p.m.–10:30 p.m.
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#FilmsontheGreen, the series featuring freee French films in NYC Parks, returns for another year!
Wanda Sykes' Pick for #FilmsOnTheGreen
POTICHE (TROPHY WIFE)
Directed by François Ozon
With Catherine Deneuve, Fabrice Luchini, Gérard Depardieu
2010 | Comedy | R | 1h43 | France | Music Box Films
It's 1977 and women's liberation is in the air but Suzanne is still the self-effacing, elegant housewife of wealthy industrialist Robert Pujol. When Robert is taken hostage by his employees, who are in strike, Suzanne steps in to manage the factory. To everyone's surprise, she proves to be a remarkably effective leader. But when Robert returns to the factory, things get complicated.
Films in French with English subtitles