Austin Film Society: Arthouse: Le Joli Mai
Not rated, 165 min. Directed by Chris Marker and Pierre Lhomme.
This documentary portrait of Paris and Parisians during May 1962 – the first time France had not been at war in 23 years, following its ceasefire in Algeria – is a classic of the period and a portent of the 1968 riots.
No current showings of this film.