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Films on the Green DC Presents The Young Girls of Rochefort

Part of Films On the Green DC

EVENT POSTPONED TO JUNE 24 DUE TO THUNDERSTORM ALER

 

THE YOUNG GIRLS OF ROCHEFORT 
Directed by Jacques Demy, 1967, 1h50, France
8.30 P.M. - Screening

Delphine and Solange are twin sisters who each want to find romance and leave their small seaside town of Rochefort, France. Soon they befriend a couple of visiting carnival workers who frequent their lonely mother's café and hire the girls to sing in the carnival. Wanting a career as a songwriter, Solange falls for an American musician, Andy, while Delphine dumps her beau and searches Rochefort for her ideal man.Film in French with English subtitles

Free and open to the public | Bring your own chair or blanket and join us! 


7:30 P.M. - The screening will be preceded by a concert of the Reservoir Frogs !

Reservoir Frogs bring the best French and international pop/rock to the DMV area. They are the French Embassy's resident rock band you probably didn't know about. No matter the song, no matter the language, every show is always about getting together and having a good time.

French, Fun, Rock & Roll!

- Laetitia Doyle, vocals
- Jérôme André, drums
- Karim Morcos, guitar & vocals  
- Stéphane Raud, guitar  
- Jean-Christophe Yin, bass & vocals

 

 

#FilmsOnTheGreenDC | Free French Films in DC Parks

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