French Films on the Green: “Pépé le Moko”

– June 12 2015

Films on the Green is a free outdoor French Film Festival produced annually in New York City parks by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the United States, FACE Foundation and the City of New York Parks & Recreation. All films are shown with English subtitles. Screenings begin at 8:30pm. Friday, June 5 | 8:30 pm – Washington Square Park


Friday, June 12 | 8:30 pm – Washington Square Park
By Julien Duvivier with Jean Gabin, Mireille Balin, Marcel Dalio
1937 | Crime | UR | 1h33 | France
The notorious Pépé le Moko is a wanted man. In the labyrinthine Casbah of Algiers, Pépé is safe from the clutches of the police. But his clandestine life is unveiled when Gaby, a Parisian playgirl, compels him to risk his life and leave his past behind.