Marcel Pagnol


"Cinema and I were born on the same day, in the same place." Marcel Pagnol

Filming of the famous Marseille Trilogy.
Filming of the famous Marseille Trilogy.
Cigalon: the "great chef" who categorically refuses to serve customers.

Cigalon (1935)


Cigalon, a great chef, refuses to cook for customers he deems unworthy of his talent, until the day when...

'César', the final part of Marcel Pagnol's Marseilles trilogy.

César (1936)


Fanny, abandoned by Marius, marries Panisse, who adopts Césariot, the child of their love, and raises him as his own son.

Fernandel in a role against type: that of Gédémus the knife grinder.

Regain (1937)


Adapted from the novel by Jean Giono, it is the most ambitious and closest to the writer's universe.