Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris
Director: Anthony Fabian
Cast: Lesley Manville, Isabelle Huppert, Lambert Wilson
Duration: 115 mins
"★★★★ – a terrific family movie in a style audiences may not have seen since Mary Poppins" – Guardian
★★★★ – Time Out
★★★★ – Evening Standard
Take a trip to Paris this Mothering Sunday! Lesley Manville stars as Ada Harris, a widowed cleaner in 1950s London. Finding a Dior dress at one of her client’s houses, she falls in love with the luxurious gown and resolves to have one of her own.
After receiving a back-dated war widow’s pension she sets off for Paris, but finds her down to earth ways clashing with the airs and graces of the world of couture!
Lesley Manville is on charming form in this delightful rags to regalia tale showcasing the delights of Paris and beautiful couture fashions. The wonderful supporting cast includes Jason Isaacs, and French acting royalty Isabelle Huppert and Lambert Wilson.
Screening as part of the DMU Student Film Festival "A Grand Tour."