MAY FILM WEEKEND AT THE COACH HOUSE: PIERROT LE FOU
14th May 2023£7
MAY FILM WEEKEND AT THE COACH HOUSE:
PIERROT LE FOU
1965 (15) – colour 110 mins (crime/drama/romance)
Ferdinand and Marianne meet when Ferdinand’s wife hires Marianne as a baby-sitter. As he drives Marianne home, Ferdinand decides to run away with her. The couple get caught up in a mysterious gun-running scheme involving Marianne’s brother. The film incorporates musical numbers, references to the history of cinema, painting, and quotations from literature.
British Film Institute 1965 Winner Jean-Luc Godard
Cahiers du Cinéma 1965 Best Film