What Happens to Love in Jacques Dmys The Umbrellas of Cherbourg and The Young Girls of RochefortBy Scott Tobias
By Yasmina Tawil
Our life is a romance, a melody composed by chance.
So sings one of the carnies who blow through town in Jacques Dmys The Young Girls of Rochefort, putting the directors thesis statement to music. Played by George Chakiris and Grover Dale, theyre the happiest characters in the film because theyre the only ones who dont imagine a destiny greater than the next stop on the tour. For them, Rochefort is...