Matinee screenings of MicMacs in Edinburgh
Matinee screenings of Jean-Pierre Jeunet’s playful and satirical comedy of the arms trade featuring his usual gallery of grotesques, odd bods and outsiders. Great slapstick fun.
Cameo, Edinburgh from Fri 2-Thu 8 Apr.
- 104 min
- Directed by: Jean-Pierre Jeunet
- Written by: Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Guillaume Laurent
- Cast: Dany Boon, Dominique Pinon, André Dussollier
This slight but enjoyably manic satire from Amelie and Delicatessen director Jeunet sees eccentric Parisian loner Bazil (Boon) draw on a bunch of insane refuseniks for help when he is left with a bullet in his cerebellum following a freak accident. In evoking the ghosts of Buster Keaton and Jacques Tati and displacing…