SUN OF MARSEILLE

A film by Pierre-jean Ducis

Cast : Fernand Charpin, Henri Garat, Mireille Ponsard

1937 / France / original title : AU SOLEIL DE MARSEILLE / 68’ / Black & White / status : completed / French / long feature-film / French catalog

An employee at a soap factory is also the captain of a football team. His boss’s daughter is in love with him. When the boss takes a day off to see his girlfriend in Paris, the workers play hookie to watch a game in Brussels. But fate has it; they will run into the director.