Diagonale
Festival of Austrian Film
March 19–24, 2019, Graz

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Sunday, 24.03.
10:30, Schubertkino 2

Bonjour Tristesse

Feature Film, US/GB 1958, 94 min, eOF
Program: In Referenz Historisches Special: Bonjour Tristesse

Like every year, seventeen-year-old Cécile spends her summer holidays with her father in a house at the seaside on the Côte d’Azur. She finally exeriences her first great love, with the student Philippe. As usual, Raymond, her father, also has a playmate with him: this time, her name is Elsa and she is young and attractive. The situation gets complicated when Anne, an old girlfriend of Raymond and successful career woman, unexpectedly arrives from Paris. 

Director: Otto Preminger
Script: Arthur Laurents, Françoise Sagan
Cast: Jean Seberg, Deborah Kerr , David Niven
Camera: Georges Périnal
Editor: Helga Cranston
Music: Georges Auric