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Frankie Kanatas

Political and Social Conventions in Jacques Demy’s ‘The Umbrellas of Cherbourg’

“Fifty-three years after initial release, ‘The Umbrellas of Cherbourg’ continues to be a formally and contextually innovative French New Wave production; a film that has influenced contemporary directors such as Barry Jenkins, Damien Chazelle and Joachim Trier.”

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