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Carnival in Flanders

La kermesse héroïque

Directed by Jacques Feyder
France, Germany, 1935
Comedy, Romance

Synopsis

When the village of Boom, in Flanders, learns a Spanish Duke and his troops plan to pass the night, the 4-man army deserts and the Mayor plays dead; so the Mayor’s wife organizes the townswomen to greet the invaders and preserve the peace with womanly wiles.

Synopsis

When the village of Boom, in Flanders, learns a Spanish Duke and his troops plan to pass the night, the 4-man army deserts and the Mayor plays dead; so the Mayor’s wife organizes the townswomen to greet the invaders and preserve the peace with womanly wiles.

Carnival in FlandersDirected byJacques Feyder

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Awards & Festivals

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Venice Film Festival
1936 | Winner: Best Director
National Board of Review
1936 | 2 wins including: Best Foreign Film
New York Film Critics Circle Awards
1937 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film
Kinema Junpo Awards
1938 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film

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