About the film
biography filmmaking movie camera woman director nantes 1940s 1930s memoir occupied france children in wartime
Release Date: May 15, 1991
|Production Companies||:||Canal+, Ciné-Tamaris, La Sept Cinéma, Sofiarp, CNC|
|Writers||:||Agnès Varda, Jacques Demy|
Jacquot Demy is a little boy at the end of the thirties. His father owns a garage and his mother is a hairdresser. The whole family lives happily and likes to sing and to go to the movies. Jacquot is fascinated by every kind of show (theatre, cinema, puppets). He buys a camera to shoot his first amateur film... An evocation of French cineast Jacques Demy's childhood and vocation for the cinema and the musicals.