Jacquot de Nantes (1991)
Biographical childhood drama.
Based on the memories of her husband, filmmaker Jacques Demy, Agnès Varda's film charts young Jacquot's formative years and his success as a director. Jacquot lives with his father, a mechanic, and his mother, a hairdresser. After falling in love with film, Jacquot is determined to make movies, despite his father's insistence that he learn a trade. (Cert. PG)
In French with English subtitles. Off-air recording CH4, 06/09/1998.
FR FILM 75(DVD) Open access