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Children of Paradise

Marcel Carné's 1945 romantic drama is presented by the Albuquerque Film Club. Set during the 1820s, the film's multisided love polygon features Baptiste, a theater mime who is in love with a popular courtesan. She, in turn, is wooed by various actors, thieves and counts. The film was actually shot during the last days of World War II in German-occupied France and features many actual French resistance fighters. In French with English subtitles. 190 minutes