French Cancan
Directed by Jean Renoir, 1955, France
Musical, Unrated, 1h45, Janus Films

In French with English subtitles
Starring Jean Gabin, Françoise Arnoul, María Félix

During the Belle Epoque in Montmartre Henri Danglard runs a cabaret where Parisians come to admire the belly dancer Lola de Castro, his mistress. When Danglard has a vision of reviving the cancan, he is inspired to cast the young laundress Nini, instead of Lola. Jealousies arise as he attempts to bring his show to the Moulin Rouge.

Don’t miss music by DJs from WNYU 89.1 FM before the screening!

Washington Square Park New York, NY

French Cancan

When
June 21, 2013 | 8:30pm
Where
Washington Square Park
New York, NY
© Janus Films

French Cancan
Directed by Jean Renoir, 1955, France
Musical, Unrated, 1h45, Janus Films

In French with English subtitles
Starring Jean Gabin, Françoise Arnoul, María Félix

During the Belle Epoque in Montmartre Henri Danglard runs a cabaret where Parisians come to admire the belly dancer Lola de Castro, his mistress. When Danglard has a vision of reviving the cancan, he is inspired to cast the young laundress Nini, instead of Lola. Jealousies arise as he attempts to bring his show to the Moulin Rouge.

Don’t miss music by DJs from WNYU 89.1 FM before the screening!

 

 

Comments are moderated and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive.
Sign in or register to post comments.
more events
1/3
recomended for you
event

FIAF Presents CinéSalon: Jean-Claude Carrière: Writing the Impossible

June 2nd - July 28th
FIAF
22 East 60th Street
New York, NY
event

Pedro Costa selects several French films as influential works

July 18 - 23, 2015
Film Society of Lincoln Center
144 West 65th Street
New York, NY
event

Dirty Looks on Location : Screening of Stéphane Gerard’s “History Doesn't Have to Repeat Itself"

July 15th, 2015
Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance
2474 Westchester Ave
NY, NY