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Daguerréotypes (1976)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 28 February 1978 (France)
Portraits of the people that occupy the small shops of the Rue Daguerre, Paris, where the filmmaker lived.

Director:

Agnès Varda

Writer:

Agnès Varda
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Cast

Credited cast:
Lucien Bossy Lucien Bossy ... Himself
Leance Debrossian Leance Debrossian ... Himself
Marcelle Debrossian Marcelle Debrossian ... Herself
Jean Guillard Jean Guillard ... Himself
Thibaud Jean Thibaud Jean ... Himself
Boukraa Mustapha Boukraa Mustapha ... Himself
Henri Piednoir Henri Piednoir ... Himself
Maria Piednoir Maria Piednoir ... Herself
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Portraits of the people that occupy the small shops of the Rue Daguerre, Paris, where the filmmaker lived.

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Certificate:

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Country:

West Germany | France

Language:

French

Release Date:

28 February 1978 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Dagerotypy See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

In 2005, Varda made a 22 minute short revisiting the same street to see how things might have changed in 3 decades.The same grocer was still there, and the accordion shop had been repainted a different color. See more »

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References 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) See more »

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A charming film not to be missed
3 June 2001 | by filmvirusSee all my reviews

It's not exactly a documentary nor a fiction film. It's more of a magical diary on the rue de Dagerre and the people who lived there on that named street. The fiction part and the interview elements all blended well together forming an amusing half tales half fact.. I can't explain it well enough so please go try see it for yourselves and you will never regret and think of all non fiction films as cold heart materials again.


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