La Gloire De Mon Pere (My Father's Glory) on VOD

Directed by Yves Robert | Written by Louis Nucéra, Yves Robert, Jérôme Tonnerre, Marcel Pagnol (novel)

Based on the novel by Marcel Pagnol, this 1990 French film presents idyllic episodes from the childhood of novelist and filmmaker Marcel Pagnol (1895-1974). Together, the episodes present a portrait of an ordinary family with an extraordinary ability to love. Set in Provencal in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, the film first introduces members of the family, including Marcel (Julien Ciamaca).  Marcel witnesses the success of his teacher father as well as the success of his arrogant Uncle Jules. He and his family spend their summer vacation in a cottage in Provence, and Marcel befriends a local boy who teaches him the secrets of the hills. 

US Distribution: Under the Milky Way

Available on VOD September 2013

La Gloire De Mon Pere (My Father's Glory) 
  • 105 min
  • Starring Philippe Caubère, Nathalie Roussel, Didier Pain.
Friday, August 30, 2013
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