REVIEW FOR FANFAN LA TULIPE - A FRENCH FILM BY CHRISTIAN JACQUES
The Alliance Francaise, in association with the Hyderabad Film Cluband The French Embassy Of India is presenting the Festival Of The Cannes Film Festival. Movies featured at the Cannes Film Festival will be screened at the Prasad Mini Theatre from the 22nd to t he 27th of May on every successive day.
Fanfan la Tulipe or Fanfan The Tulip will be screened on the 23rd of May. It won the Best Direction Award in 1952. The story is of a young and beautiful Gipsy girl who predicts a bright future to Fanfan, a fearless young man. He is to rise to become a General and marry the King Louis XV's daughter.
This 1951 play is 95 minutes long and is directed by Christian Jacques. The characters are played by Gérard Philippe, Gina Lollobrigida, Noël Roquevert, Marcel Herrand, Olivier Hussenot.
Please contact Alliance Francaise at 2770-0734, 2770-0736 for further details.