As Long As You're Healthy
Tant Qu’on a la Santé
France, 1966, 65 Minute Running Time
Genre/Subjects: Archival, Comedy, Foreign
Language: French English Sub-Titles
Screens Friday, April 5th at 7pm and Saturday, April 6th at 4:30pm as part of our Pierre Etaix Retrospective
35mm presentation - Pierre is a serious-minded young man with a lot of good will, but he doesn’t feel comfortable in the 20th century. Étaix’s third feature, As Long As You’re Healthy is comprised of sketches. It was first released in 1966 and centered on a protagonist who undergoes different situations. Five years later, Étaix reedited the film as he had initially conceived it, dividing it into four distinct episodes.
DIRECTOR: Pierre Étaix
Screenwriter: Pierre Étaix, Jean-Claude Carrière
Principal Cast: Pierre Étaix, Denise Péronne, Simone Fonder
US Distributor: Janus Films
Official Film Website
The following short films will screen before this film...
This short film screens with AS LONG AS YOU'RE HEALTHY on April 5th & 6th
35mm presentation - This short was originally one of the sequences of As Long As You’re Healthy in its 1966 version. In 1971, Pierre Étaix reedited the feature and removed this episode, which became a shor... more