UW Cinematheque: Marcel Pagnol's "Marseille Trilogy"
Cesar | France | 1936 | DCP | 141 min. | French with English subtitles Director: Marcel Pagnol
Thursday, July 06, 2017
4070 Vilas Hall
Cast: Raimu, Pierre Fresnay, Orane Demazis Pagnol himself directed the final part of this movie trilogy adapted from his plays. The story, set 18 years after Fanny, follows Césariot (André Fouchét) as he searches for his biological father, Marius. Provided with guidance and support by his loving grandfather César, Césariot seeks to learn if Marius has become involved with criminals, as César believes.