The Cinema Museum, London

French Sundae: La Kermesse Héroique (1935)

Sun 3 May 2020 @ 14:30 · Events

La kermesse héroïque La Kermesse Héroique (1935), also known as Carnival in Flanders, is one of the great French films of the 30’s.

A small town in 17th century Flanders anticipates the invasion of Spanish army. Resist or appease? Their cunning plan proves a surprise to everyone. Jacques Feyder’s award-winning comedy in a newly restored version. More about the film. With a look at the French popular cinema of the 30’s.

Each film is accompanied by an introductory illustrated talk by Jon Davies, Tutor in French Cinema at Morley College.

Doors open at 13.30, for a 14.30 start.

Refreshments will be available in our licensed cafe/bar.


Tickets in advance £8.50 (£6.50 concessions). On the door £10 (£7 concessions).

Advance tickets may be purchased from Billetto, or direct from the Museum by calling 020 7840 2200 in office hours.
La kermesse héroïque