THE BIG DAY
JOUR DE FETE
1949, Janus Films, 79 min, France, Dir: Jacques Tati

Jacques Tati’s feature directorial debut is a priceless showcase for his comedic talents, as he plays a mailman attempting to streamline delivery in his small town. He soon finds his attempts at modernization and a coinciding Bastille Day celebration don’t mix. In French with English subtitles.


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