The Seine Meets Paris (1957)


The Seine Meets Paris Poster
Original Title: La Seine a rencontré Paris
Type: Short
Genre: Documentary, Short
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Release Date: 1957 (France)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
French
Rated: n/A
Director: 
Joris Ivens
Writer: 
Joris Ivens, Jacques Prévert, Georges Sadoul
Stars: 
Serge Reggiani  




Description

Quotidian scenes of Paris along the quays beside the River Seine. Fishing, snoozing, cutting hair, washing clothes. Lovers embrace as nuns gaze. Students sketch, models pose. A diver recovers a boy's lost bicycle. C'est la vie. It's "a...




Plot

Quotidian scenes of Paris along the quays beside the River Seine. Fishing, snoozing, cutting hair, washing clothes. Lovers embrace as nuns gaze. Students sketch, models pose. A diver recovers a boy's lost bicycle. C'est la vie. It's "a river like any other". Sprightly accordion music rounds out the atmosphere. Written by David Carless





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    The Seine Meets Paris (World-wide, English title)
    Die Seine trifft sich mit Paris (East Germany)
    Ο Σηκουάνας συναντά το Παρίσι (Greece)
    A Szajna találkozik Párizzsal (Hungary)
    Seine Nehri Paris'e Rastladı (Turkey, Turkish title)

  • Company

    Garance

  • Country

    France

  • Certification

    Finland:S

  • Location

    Paris
    France





  • Details (Technical)

  • Color

    Black and White

  • Sound Mix

    Mono





  • Details (Other)

  • Awards

    2 wins.