The Umbrellas of Cherbourg
Movie was released on 1964-02-19, the IMDB rating is 7,8 (upd: 08-11-2020) and lasts 91 min. The Umbrellas of Cherbourg belongs to the following categories: Best Musical, Drama, Palme d’Or winners, Romance. Directed by André Flédérick, Jacques Demy, Jean-Paul Savignac, Klaus Müller-Laue.The Plot
This simple romantic tragedy begins in 1957. Guy Foucher, a 20-year-old French auto mechanic, has fallen in love with 17-year-old Geneviève Emery, an employee in her widowed mother’s chic but financially embattled umbrella shop. On the evening before Guy is to leave for a two-year tour of combat in Algeria, he and Geneviève make love. She becomes pregnant and must choose between waiting for Guy’s return or accepting an offer of marriage from a wealthy diamond merchant.
Duration: 91 min