French Sundaes: La Kermesse Héroique (1935)

May 03 2020 14:30 - 17:30

2 Dugard Way, Renfrew Road, SE11 4TH London

La Kermesse Héroique (1935), also known as Carnival in Flanders, is one of the great French films of the 30’s.

A small town in 17th century Flanders anticipates the invasion of Spanish army. Resist or appease? Their cunning plan proves a surprise to everyone. Jacques Feyder’s award-winning comedy in a newly restored version. More about the film. With a look at the French popular cinema of the 30’s.

Each film is accompanied by an introductory illustrated talk by Jon Davies, Tutor in French Cinema at Morley College.

Doors open at 13.30, for a 14.30 start.

Refreshments will be available in our licensed cafe/bar.