Search results for "Jacques Tati"

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Jour de Fête (1949)

Jour de fête tells the story of an inept and easily-distracted French mailman who frequently interrupts his duties to converse with the local inhabitants, as well as inspect ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jacques Tati
CAST:  Guy Decomble  •  Jacques Tati  •  Paul Frankeur  •  Santa Relli

Mon Oncle (1958) RT 92% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Jan 2004

Genial, bumbling Monsieur Hulot loves his top-floor apartment in a grimy corner of the city, and cannot fathom why his sister's family has moved to the suburbs. Their house is ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jacques Tati
CAST:  Jean-Pierre Zola  •  Jacques Tati  •  Adrienne Servantie  •  Lucien Frégis

Monsieur Hulot's Holiday (1953)

Monsieur Hulot, Jacques Tati’s endearing clown, takes a holiday at a seaside resort, where his presence provokes one catastrophe after another. Tati’s masterpiece of gentle ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jacques Tati
CAST:  Jacques Tati  •  Nathalie Pascaud  •  Micheline Rolla  •  Valentine Camax

Playtime (1967)

Clumsy Monsieur Hulot finds himself perplexed by the intimidating complexity of a gadget-filled Paris. He attempts to meet with a business contact but soon becomes lost. His ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jacques Tati
CAST:  Jacques Tati  •  Barbara Dennek  •  Rita Maiden  •  France Rumilly

Parade (1974)

Two children go behind the scenes of a small circus.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Jacques Tati
CAST:  Jacques Tati  •  Michèle Brabo  •  Karl Kossmayer  •  Pierre Brama

Trafic (1971) RT Audience 43%

Mr. Hulot is the head designer of the Altra Automotive Co. His latest invention is a newfangled camper car loaded with outrageous extra features. Along with the company's ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jacques Tati
CAST:  Jacques Tati  •  Tony Knepper  •  Maria Kimberly  •  Marcel Fraval

Forza Bastia (2002)

"Forza Bastia" is a 26-minute film documenting a UEFA Cup match between PSV Eindhoven and French club SC Bastia at the Furiani Stadium in 1978. Jacques Tati directed the piece ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Jacques Tati  •  Sophie Tatischeff

School for Postmen (1947)

Jacques Tati plays a French postman adamant to prove he can be just as fast as American postmen at delivering mail.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Jacques Tati
CAST:  Jacques Tati  •  Paul Demange

Sylvia and the Ghost (1946)

A teenager becomes fixated on the handsome suitor who died in a duel for her grandmother's love. On her sixteenth birthday, her uncle oversees three men who pretend to be the ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Claude Autant-Lara
CAST:  Odette Joyeux  •  François Périer  •  Pierre Larquey  •  Claude Marcy

Cours du soir (1967)

Jacques Tati teaches an acting class about the subtleties of certain types of people to a group of eager (but not very talented) students.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Nicolas Ribowski
CAST:  Jacques Tati

The Magnificent Tati (2009)

This documentary traces Jacques Tati's rise from the Parisian Music-Hall stage to his Oscar winning films of the 1950s, the documentary then explains how Tati bet all he had ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael House
CAST:  Jacques Tati  •  David Bellos  •  Stéphane Goudet  •  Frank Black

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