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LE COUSIN JULES

Directed by Dominique Benicheti
91 min | 1973/2012 | France | Not Rated

Screens in French with English subtitles.

A lost masterpiece of cinema, now restored and available for the first time in years, Cousin Jules was the result of five years (1968-1973) of painstaking work by director Dominique Benicheti and cinematographer Pierre-William Glenn. Over that period, the team recorded the lives of Jules and Felicie, French farmers living in the countryside. The result is an immersive work and a record of a way of life that vanished long ago.

Winner: Grand Jury Prize—1973 Locarno Film Festival; Official Selection: 2013 Berlin International Film Festival, 2013 Vienna Film Festival, 2012 New York Film Festival

Food For Thought film series
Presented in partnership with Wasatch Community Gardens
Sponsored by Rochelle Kaplan

Featured, Food for Thought, Salt Lake City

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 @ 7:00 PM9:00 PM MDT