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Courtesy of Janus Films

Law Building
1001 Bissonnet
Map & Directions

Directed by Pierre Étaix

1962, in French with English subtitles



91 minutes


Obsessed by his scientific research, a kindhearted young Parisian from a good family suddenly gives up studying the stars at his parents’ insistence and sets out to find a wife.

Followed by Rupture 
(Directed by Jean-Claude Carrière, Pierre Étaix, 1961, 11 min.)
Short film about a spurned lover’s revenge.