Summer Hours 2008

L’Heure d’été (Summer Hours) is the second in a series of films produced by Musee d’Orsay, after Le Voyage du Ballon Rouge.

In the film two brothers and a sister witness the disappearance of their childhood memories when they must relinquish the family belongings to ensure their deceased mother’s succession. The film was known under the working titles Souvenirs du Valois and Printemps Passé. Principal photography began in Paris on June 4th and was completed Friday July 27, 2007. The film received its United States premiere at the 46th New York Film Festival on October 1st, 2008 in New York.

Plot: Three kids must sell all their childhood valuables to ensure their dead mother’s wishes are granted.

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