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

production company

Sara Films

Films A2

Little Bear

producer

Alain Sarde

Duration

01:35:00:00

Production places
France
Production dates
1984

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

302575

Language

French

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

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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