The Slap

La Gifle

Tuesday, October 15, 2019
4 & 7:30pm
FIAF Florence Gould Hall

Dir. Claude Pinoteau, 1974, 104 min. Color. Digital.
With Isabelle Adjani, Lino Ventura, Annie Girardot
In French with English subtitles

Middle-aged geography professor Jean (Lino Ventura) has separated from both his wife and his mistress, and lives with his 18-year-old daughter (Isabelle Adjani). An intense young woman at odds with everything, she announces that she will be dropping out of school to move in with her boyfriend. What unfolds is a family comedy brimming with unexpected developments.

Note: These October 15 screenings of The Slap will replace the previously announced screenings of Barocco.