Le Ciel est à vous (The Woman Who Dared)

  • Jean Grémillon /
  • France /
  • 1943 /
  • 105 mins

Madeleine Renaud, Charles Vanel, Jean Debucourt, Raymonde Vernay, Léonce Corne, Raoul Marco / Fiction / French

In a provincial town, the wife of an aviator turned- garage mechanic becomes obsessed with flying

In a provincial town, the wife of an aviatorturned- garage mechanic becomes obsessed with flying and sets out to beat the women’s record for long-distance solo flight. A beautiful and stirring film with rich portraits of both small-town life and a devoted married couple.

Print courtesy of the BFI National Archive

Screening with: Haute lisse Jean Grémillon/France/1956/16 min

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