UMBRELLAS OF CHERBOURG/LES PARAPLUIES DE CHERBOURG – re-issued on dvd

Umbrellas of CherbourgUMBRELLAS OF CHERBOURG/LES PARAPLUIES DE CHERBOURG (U) 1964 FRANCE  DEMY, JACQUES     DVD – £17.99  BLU RAY – £22.99

A story of lost love, with all the dialogue sung rather than spoken.

Guy, a 20-year old French auto mechanic falls in love with 17-year old Genevieve (played by Catherine Deneuve, in her first screen role)), who works in an umbrella shop. After the couple share a passionate night together, Genevieve falls pregnant and must decide whether to wait for Guy (who has left on a two-year tour of combat in Algeria) or to accept an attractive offer of marriage from a wealthy diamond merchant.

In French with English subtitles

DVD available to buy at – http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/french-dvds

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