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La Gloire de mon père
(1990)

AKA: My Father's Glory

Country: France

Genre: Comedy

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A young boy's life in turn-of-the-century France. Marcel, witnesses the success of his teacher father, as well as the success of his arrogant Uncle Jules. Marcel and family spend their summer vacation in a cottage in Provence, and Marcel befriends a local boy who teaches him the secrets of the hills in Provence.

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Director Yves Robert has realised Pagnol's memoirs of his boyhood with total perfection. The whole film seems bathed in Provence sunlight - which makes the melancholy conclusion of the sequel to this film, Le Château de ma mère, even more powerful. One of the greatest films of boyhood ever - perhaps even THE greatest.

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A really nice picture of a holiday in early 20th century Provence.

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