A Day in the Country

Directed by Jean Renoir

A Day in the Country
Original title: Partie de Campagne
Directed by Jean Renoir I 1936
With: Sylvia Bataille, George d'Arnoux, Jane Marken
Run Time: 41 min

This bittersweet film from Jean Renoir, based on a story by Guy de Maupassant, is a tenderly comic idyll about a city family’s picnic in the French countryside and the romancing of the mother and grown daughter by two local men.

Available on digital February 10, 2015

US Distribution: Criterion

Tuesday, February 10, 2015
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