Jacquot de Nantes (1991)
Varda, Agnès
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