Jacques Tatiís masterpiece is the best of the several films in which he directed himself as the bumbling, accident-prone Hulot. Here he sails serenely through countless mishaps and misfortunes. Tatiís visual gags owed much to Buster Keaton.
Director: Jacques Tati
Starring: Jacques Tati, Nathalie Pascaud, Micheline Rolla
Original Release: 1953, France
Showing: Monday, 31 July, 2006 at 7:30pm
Certificate: U
Running Time: 91 mins.

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