Films on the Green: Olivia

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.

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Directed by Jacqueline Audry, 1951, 1h35, France
With Marie-Claire Olivia, Edwige Feuillère, Simone Simon, Yvonne de Bray

Presented in partnership with the Columbia Maison Française, with the support of Sézane.

Set in 1890, an innocent English teenager, Olivia (Olivia), arrives at a small boarding school outside Paris. The majority of the pupils there are divided into two clans: those that are devoted to the headmistress, Miss Julie (Feuillère), and those who follow Miss Cara (Simon), an emotionally manipulative invalid who is obsessed with Miss Julie. Olivia develops an infatuation for Miss Julie and their relation sets Miss Cara ablaze with jealousy.

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Film in French with English subtitles
FREE and open to the public


Low Memorial Library, Columbia University
116th Street and Broadway
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