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.