Downtown Springfield Association
Moxie Cinema's The Essentials: Playtime

Moxie Cinema’s The Essentials: Playtime

August, 18 2019 | 5:30 pm

305 S Campbell Ave Springfield, Missouri 65806

$9 for adults, $8 for students/seniors, members get in free

“Jacques Tati’s 1973 masterpiece still holds up as a feast of subtle sight gags, playful noise and, above all, visual wonders.”
– Time Out

Sunday, Aug, 18 – 5:30 PM
Monday, Aug, 19 – 7:30 PM

The Essentials: ’70s Comedies

This quarterly series showcases the “essential” films everyone should see on the big screen. For each month-long program, we’ll screen five films organized by one of the following themes: directors, actors, genres, and eras/movements.

Essential tickets are $9 for Adults, $8 for Students/Seniors and Members get in Free!

Film Synopsis:
Hilarious, dazzlingly inventive comedy in which Mr. Hulot tries to function in an unrecognizable Paris of modernistic glass-and-steel skyscrapers.

Film Information:
Starring: Jacques Tati, Barbara Dennek, Rita Maiden
Director: Jacques Tati
Genre: Comedy
Rating: NR
Running Time: 145 min.
US release date (1973)