The most advantageous thing about David Lean's 'Summertime' is its sensitive portrait of the loneliness that holds back the fancy secretary, a desperately single heroine whose search for romance and adventure is prevented less by cultural differences than by her own feeling defenses...
- David Lean
Summertime. (332) IMDb 7.1 1h 40min 1955 13+. An American spinster's dream of romance finally becomes a bittersweet reality when she meets a handsome--but married--Italian man while vacationing in Venice. Katharine Hepburn's sensitive portrayal of the lonely heroine and Jack Hildyard's glorious Technicolor photography make Summertime an endearing and visually enchanting film.
Summertime. (22) IMDb 6.7 1h 45min 2016 18+. An enlightening tale about the infatuation of first love and its universal themes: Carole and Delphine fall in love against the backdrop of early feminist activism in 1971 France. After living in the city, Delphine is called home to help with her family farm in the countryside and is forced to choose between her responsibility to them and the life of love she had in Paris with Carole.
Aug 19, 2015 · Directed by Catherine Corsini. With Cécile de France, Izïa Higelin, Noémie Lvovsky, Jean-Henri Compère. A young woman moves from the French countryside to Paris and begins a passionate love affair with a feminist leader in this drama set in 1970s France.
- Catherine Corsini
- Not Rated
- 2 min
Aug 10, 2016 · Katherine Hepburn plays Jane Hudson, an American who takes her first trip to Venice, Italy, in the 1955 David Lean film "Summertime." Hudson has a modest job in Akron, Ohio, and she tells everyone ...
Jul 27, 2020 · The summertime explosion of singing, dancing, and Fla-Vor-Ice from director Jon M. Chu (Crazy Rich Asians), playwright Quiara Alegría Hudes, and composer Lin-Manuel Miranda may be one of the most...
- Deanna Janes
Summertime is a gorgeously shot film by the French director Catherine Corsini that swoons over a lesbian love affair between Ccile de France and Izia Higelin. October 10, 2016 | Rating: 3/5 | Full...
- drama, romance
Jul 22, 2016 · So observes one of the heroines of “Summertime” (the original French title of which, “La belle saison,” is entirely more apt and evocative) at the very end of the movie. This simple and admirable film, directed by Catherine Corsini from a script by the director and Laurette Polmanss, looks back at the early 1970s in France, beginning with a scene of rural life at its most sun-dappled and sweaty.
Cast. Cécile de France as Carole. Izïa Higelin as Delphine. Noémie Lvovsky as Monique. Kévin Azaïs as Antoine. Lætitia Dosch as Adeline. Sarah Suco as Fabienne. Benjamin Bellecour as Manuel. Natalie Beder as Marie-Laure. Calypso Valois as Charlotte. Jean-Henri Compère as Maurice.