THE YOUNG GIRLS OF ROCHEFORT
*playing as part of Film Forum, Jr. All tickets $9.
Sunday, March 18
(1967, Jacques Demy) Real-life sisters Catherine Deneuve and Françoise Dorléac are twin sisters whose dream is to blow Nantes and find love; dancers George Chakiris (West Side Story) and Grover Dale need new partners; mom Danielle Darrieux mourns lost love Piccoli, who awaits colleague Gene Kelly; who… Mainly non-stop singing and dancing through the sunny streets of the port. DCP. Approx. 126 min.
“LYRICAL AND INTRICATE… Blends romance, drama, comedy, and some aspects of a thriller into a wonderful, mesmerizing whole.”
– Bilge Ebiri, New York Magazine
“A EUPHORIC SWIRL OF SHERBET COLORS.”
– Melissa Anderson, The Village Voice
“A DELIGHT! Any opportunity to see it with an appreciative audience should be grabbed.”
– Mike D’Angelo, The Village Voice