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Films on the Green | Touchez pas au Grisbi

Friday, July 1, 2022

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.

Touchez pas au Grisbi
Directed by Jacques Becker, 1954 (courtesy of Rialto Pictures)
With Jean Gabin, Jeanne Moreau, Lino Ventura 
Film in French with English subtitles

After pulling off their "retirement job," 50 million in gold bars, aging criminals Max and Henri think they can give up the game. But when Henri's girlfriend tells the drug dealer Angelo about the loot, violence erupts. Angelo kidnaps the old crook and asks Max for the “grisbi” as ransom... 

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From June 3 to September 9, Films on the Green is bringing French cinema to the New York City area with our free screenings in nine different Manhattan and Brooklyn parks. Highlighting movies based on literature, with the theme From Page to Screen, this year’s lineup includes 12 features that you can enjoy even if you haven't read the book!





Free and open to the public. No ticket needed.

Event Organizer

French Embassy in the US - Villa Albertine, NYC Parks,

Contact Number

(929) 505-0841

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