Lola

A film by Jacques Demy

Cast : Anouk Aimée, Marc Michel, Elina Labourdette

1961 / drama / France / 85’ / Noir & blanc / status : completed / French / long feature-film / French and International catalog

Lola is a cabaret dancer who’s raising her son alone and awaiting the return of his long-lost father. When another love-struck soul, the wanderer Roland, falls in love with her, she is ultimately unwilling to entertain his adoration.

2 BAFTA AWARD 1963 NOMINATIONS : BEST FILM, BEST FOREIGN ACTRESS (ANOUK AIMÉE)

Press

“"Very beautifully shot, in widescreen and luminous black-and-white, formally astonishing"”

Time-Out

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