You searched for:

Search for…

Narrow Search

 

Rated NR · 94 minutes · 2011

Comedy drama, Romance
The Belgian-based performance-art trio of Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon, and Bruno Romy spins out a delicious mini-spectacle in this absurdity-packed tale of a klutzy hotel night clerk (Abel), the “fairy” who checks in one night (Gordon), and the loopy inhabitants of the French port city of Le Havre – scampering, flying, dancing underwater, bumping into things, and generally proving that love conquers all. Shades of Buster Keaton, Jacques Tati, Charlie Chaplin, and similar dialogue-light slapstick fantasies. The climactic chase scene, with a blind man (Romy) driving a car with four illegal African immigrants in the trunk and a baby gurgling on the back, is worth the ticket price all by itself. (94 min.)


See our full review: The Fairy

The Fairy

Once upon a time in Le Havre. »

Director: Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon and Bruno Romy
Producer: Charles Gillibert, Marin Karmitz, Dominique Abel and Fiona Gordon
Cast: Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon, Philippe Martz, Bruno Romy, Vladimir Zongo, Destiné Mayemba, Willson Goma, Didier Armbruster, Anaïs Lemarchand, Lenny Martz, Emilie Horcholle, Sandrine Morin, Christophe Philippe and Alexandre Xenakis

Now Playing

Sorry there are no upcoming showtimes for The Fairy

Reviews/comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a review


Roll over stars and click to rate.

Anonymous and pseudonymous comments will be removed.

Most Popular Stories


© 2017 East Bay Express    All Rights Reserved
Powered by Foundation