Three Seats for the 26th [Trois Places pour le 26]

Jacques Demy (director, screenwriter)
Yves Montand, Mathilda May, Francoise Fabian (starring)

N.p. AMLF, Circa 1988. Vintage reference photograph of Jacques Demy and Yves Montand on the set of the 1988 film.

Demy's fanciful portrait of the life of singer and actor Yves Montand (playing himself), who returns to Marseille, the city of his childhood, to rehearse a stage musical based on his life, and falls in love the female lead, Marian (only to discover she is his daughter). Music by Demy's long-time collaborator Michel Legrand. Demy's final film before his unexpected death in 1990.

Set in and shot on location in Marseille, France.

9.5 x 7 inches. Near Fine.

Rosenbaum 1000.

[Book #151512]