The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

Les parapluies de Cherbourg, feature film, musical, romantic drama, France, 1964

DIRECTED BY: Jacques Demy

The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

Catherine Deneuve (Geneviève Emery),
Nino Castelnuovo (Guy Foucher),
Anne Vernon (Madame Emery),
Marc Michel (Roland Cassard),
Ellen Farner (Madeleine)

Jacques Demy

Jean Rabier

Genevieve, a seventeen-year-old girl, lives with her mother who owns an umbrella shop. Genevieve is in love with the mechanic Guy who has to go to the army. She is left alone and pregnant. Even though she is still in love with Guy, she, because of the child, marries a rich jewelry merchant.

color, 91'