Films on the Green: Le Boucher (The Butcher)
Friday, July 6, 2018
8:30 p.m.–10:30 p.m.
Le Boucher (The Butcher)
Directed by Claude Chabrol, 1970, Rated R, 1 hour and 33 minutes
With Stéphane Audran, Jean Yanne, Antonio Passalia
In a provincial French town, a sophisticated schoolmistress Hélène (Audran) befriends the charmingly passionate local butcher Popaul (Yann), a veteran of Algerian and Indochina wars.Shortly after Popaul’s return to his hometown, two bodies are discovered. As a serial killer spreads terror throughout the countryside, Hélène reluctantly suspects her new friend.
#FilmsOnTheGreen: Free French films in NYC Parks
Film in French with English subtitles