The Fiancés of Mac Donald Bridge

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The Fiancés of Mac Donald Bridge

woman director short film

The Fiancés of Mac Donald Bridge

Release Date: January 01, 1961

Year    :   1961
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Genres    :   Comedy, Romance
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Director    :   Agnès Varda
Producers    :   Georges de Beauregard
Writers    :   Agnès Varda
RunTime    :   5 mins.

A subtitle warns, "beware of dark sunglasses." Anna and her lover, whose looks in bowler and bow tie are reminiscent of a young Buster Keaton, kiss chastely on a bridge overlooking the Seine. He dons sunglasses and waves as she runs down a stairway to the river's edge, then watches in horror as she's knocked flat and loaded into the back of a hearse. In vain, he gives chase. Disconsolate, he buys a large funeral wreath and a handkerchief from sympathetic vendors. He removes the glasses to wipe his eyes and realizes they are the cause of all his woe. He replays the farewell without the glasses.




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