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Le bonheur

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Agnès Varda / FR, 1965 / 80 min.

François, a happily married carpenter falls in love with a young woman. To his surprise, his affair reinforces his feelings towards his wife and child. Agnès Varda’s portrait of family life questions the concept of monogamy, all set to Mozart.

poster Le bonheur (Agnès Varda, FR 1965)
Is bourgeois marriage the only route to happiness? Le bonheur, one of the classics in Agnès Varda’s oeuvre, ironically/airily answers this question.

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This movie contains scenes of violencePersons under 9 years must be accompanied by an adult

Director

Agnès Varda

Production year

1965

Country

FR

Original title

Le bonheur

Length

80 min.

Language

French

Subtitles

ENG of NLD

Format

DCP

Part of

Eye Classics

Eye’s collection includes a wealth of classics. With the Eye Classics series, Eye brings film history even closer. Every week, we screen at least three classics from the collection under one recognisable name: Eye Classics.

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