A Sunday in the Country = Un Dimanche a la Campagne

France, 1984

Film
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A poignant and gently paced portrayal of one day in the life of M. Ladmiral, a French painter nearing the end of his life. As is usual on Sundays, M. Ladmiral is visited at his country home by his children from the city - the devoted Edouard with his petit bourgeois wife and three children and the lively Irene, M. Ladmiral’s beautiful daughter. This Sunday, as the day unfolds, a telling family portrait is gradually revealed with the sensitivity that only Tavernier can bring to the screen.

Credits

director

Bertrand Tavernier

producer

Alain Sarde

production company

Little Bear

Films A2

Sara Films

Language

French

Duration

01:35:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

37346

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Foreign language films

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - France

Foreign language films

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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