Audrey Hepburn dressed by Hubert de Givenchy for "Love in the Afternoon" by Billy Wilder, 1956. © Alain Adler / Roger-Viollet
From Howard Hawks’ Gentlemen Prefer Blondes to Jean Boyer’s Fernandel the Dressmaker, French fashion has always been an inspiration for filmmakers. This selection of 16 films paints a picture of the style and elegance of a symbolic era which established Paris as the capital of fashion and filmmaking.
In partnership with la MISSION CINÉMA City of Paris Department, PARIS MUSÉES et LE GRAND ACTION.
THE SESSIONS :
Every Friday at 8pm, from 18th July to 31st October, 2014. Movies are thrown in their orginale version.
Rue de l'estrapade by Jacques Becker (1953)
Duration : 1h37 - With : Daniel Gélin, Louis Jourdan, Anne Vernon - Costumes by : Jacques Heim et Marie‐Rose Lebigot
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes by Howard Hawks (1953)
Duration : 1h31 - With : Jane Russell, Marilyn Monroe, Charles Coburn - Costumes by : Travilla
Le Amiche by Michelangelo Antonioni (1955)
Duration : 1h44 - With : Eleonora Rossi Drago, Gabriele Ferzetti, Franco Fabrizi - Costumes by : Enzo Bulgarelli
Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock (1954)
Duration: 1h52 - With : James Stewart, Grace Kelly, Wendell Corey - Costumes by : Edith Head
Edward and Caroline by Jacques Becker (1951)
Duration : 1h28 - With : Daniel Gélin, Anne Vernon, Elina Labourdette - Costumes by : Carven, Marie‐Rose Lebigot, Roland Meyer
Monkey Business by Howard Hawks (1952)
Durée : 1h37 - Avec : Cary Grant, Ginger Rogers, Marilyn Monroe - Costumes : Travilla
Barnaby Fulton, chimiste de talent, tente de mettre au point une eau de jouvence. La guenon qui lui sert de cobaye s'échappe et l'imitant, concocte sa propre mixture. Barnaby en boit et se conduit comme un gamin. Puis c'est sa femme qui en ingurgite...
Dreams by Ingmar Bergman (1955)
Duration : 1h27- With : Eva Dahlbeck, Harriet Andersson, Gunnar Björnstrand
Roman Holiday by William Wyler (1953)
Duration : 1h58 - With : Gregory Peck, Audrey Hepburn, Eddie Albert - Costumes by : Edith Head
Fernandel the Dressmaker by Jean Boyer (1956)
Duration : 1h35 - With : Fernandel, Suzy Delair, Fred Pasquali - Costumes by : Pierre Cardin et Marcel Escoffier
Designing Woman by Vincente Minnelli (1957)
Duration : 1h58 - With : Gregory Peck, Lauren Bacall, Dolores Gray - Costumes by : Helen Rose
Love in the Afternoon by Billy Wilder (1957)
Duration : 2h10 - With : Gary Cooper, Audrey Hepburn, Maurice Chevalier- Costumes by : Hubert de Givenchy et Mary Tate
Journey to Italy by Roberto Rossellini (1954)
Duration : 1h25 - With : Ingrid Bergman, George Sanders, Maria Mauban - Costumes by : Fernanda Gattinoni
To Catch a Thief by Alfred Hitchcock (1955)
Duration : 1h46 - With : Cary Grant, Grace Kelly, Jessie Royce Landis - Costumes by : Edith Head
Bread, love and dreams by Luigi Comencini (1953)
Duration : 1h33 - With Vittorio De Sica, Gina Lollobrigida, Marisa Merlini - Costumes by : Gastone Medin
A Place in the Sun by George Stevens (1951)
Duration : 2h02 - With : Montgomery Clift, Elizabeth Taylor, Shelley Winters - Costumes by : Edith Head
And God created Woman by Roger Vadim (1956)
Duration : 1h35 - With : Brigitte Bardot, Curd Jürgens, Jean-Louis Trintignant - Costumes by : Jean André
USEFUL INFORMATION :
Le Grand Action cinéma
5 rue de Ecoles, Paris 5e
Phone : +33 (0)1 43 54 47 62
A full-price ticket bought at the Grand Action cinema will give you a discount on a ticket for the exhibition at the Palais Galliera, and vice-versa, a full-price ticket bought at the Palais Galliera will give you a discount for a screening of your choice at the Grand Action cinema.
. Le Grand Action: Full-price €9 / Concession: €4.50
. Palais Galliera: Full-price €8 / Concession: €6
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