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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

Location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

The French Embassy, FACE Foundation, NYC Parks

Contact Number

(212) 439-1425

Contact Email

nathalie.charles@diplomatie.gouv.fr

Categories

Festivals, Film, Free Summer Movies

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