1979. France. Jean-Jacques Annaud. 89 min.
Saturday, August 21, 2010, 4:00 p.m.
Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1
1979. France. Directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud. Screenplay by Francis Veber, from an idea by Alain Godard. With Patrick Dewaere, France Dougnac, Dorothée Jemma, Maurice Barrier, Robert Dalban. Variety put it neatly: “Gleefully blunt; frontal assault in the inverted moral values in a provincial French city whose soccer team precedes all else in importance.” In French; English subtitles. 89 min.