About the film
Fan-Fan the Tulip
Release Date: March 20, 1952
|Genres||:||Romance, Adventure, Comedy, War|
|Production Companies||:||Amato Produzione, Filmsonor, Les Films Ariane, Rizzoli Editore|
|Producers||:||Alexandre Mnouchkine, Georges Dancigers, Francis Cosne|
|Writers||:||René Wheeler, René Fallet|
Fanfan is a young handsome peasant. He joins the army to escape marriage and because a gipsy girl predicted he will get glory and the king's daughter as a wife. But the gipsy girl was in fact Adeline, the daughter of the recruiting officer. Once he has discovered the stratagem, Fanfan refuses to forget this dream and decides to fulfill the destiny of the fake prediction. Fantastic swashbuckling adventures in a 18th century setting, with a light criticism of the war and the mighty.