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3.3
213 Ratings

A Room in Town

Une chambre en ville

Directed by Jacques Demy
France, 1982
Musical, Romance, Drama

Synopsis

In this musical melodrama set against the backdrop of a workers’ strike in Nantes, a young woman wishes to leave her brutish husband for an earthy steelworker, though he is involved with another. Unbeknownst to the girl, the object of her affection boards with her no-nonsense baroness mother.

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A Room in Town
Directed by Jacques Demy

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1984 | Forum

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2011 | Classic Retrospective

The New York Film Festival

1991

César Awards

1983 | 9 nominations including: Best Film

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