The Women on the 6th Floor / Les Femmes du 6eme étage (12A) – screening
Warm-hearted French comedy, set in 1960s Paris and starring the excellent Fabrice Luchini as a stockbroker in the stuffy world of the Parisian haute bourgeoisie. He falls for the family’s new Spanish maid (Natalia Verbeke) and begins a social revolution among the inhabitants of the sixth-ﬂoor servants’ quarters, who include Pedro Almodóvar favourites Carmen Maura and Lola Dueñas.
Cast Fabrice Luchini, Sandrine Kiberlain, Natalia Verbeke, Carmen Maura, Lola Dueñas
Director Phlippe Le Guay
106 mins | French with English subtitles | UK Distributors: Cineﬁle
In partnership with Edinburgh Spanish Film Festival.
Originally launched under the brand banner of CinéFrance, CinéFile has broadened its scope from a purely French accent to encompass challenging cinema from around the globe. The company, based in Scotland but working around the UK and Ireland , has had the valuable experience of releasing widely different titles ranging from classic thriller, costume drama, youthful escapism, family comedy, to documentary and short films.