Story 15: Settle in a movie set
The Promenade des Planches where the names of directors and actors invited each year to the American Film Festival are listed. Tribute to Robert Pattinson with Philippe Augier (2017)Cassiana Sarrazin

Many images arise
to the evocation of the Côte Fleurie and the cinema.
Silhouettes of legendary actors in sets and lights
naturally attractive to cameras: filming and vacationing
"professionals of the profession" have been combined since the 1920s.

A Monkey in Winter, A man and a woman, The four hundred Blows...
From the beaches of Villers-sur-Mer and Blonville-sur-Mer to downtown Villerville
while passing by Deauville, we selected the places which marked the 7th art.
As you browse through them, replay your own version of the film!

In Villerville,
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Follow the walking tour inspired by the film "A Monkey in Winter". This film by Henri Verneuil has been transformed into a national monument over the course of its reruns. You will pass through the main locations of the shooting including the Cabaret Normand, the Hotel Stella and the gendarmerie where Jean-Paul Belmondo and Jean Gabin have shot scenes that have forever marked the village.


→ Where? Circuit on sale in tourist information offices inDeauville or download from www.indeauville.fr.
 

 See and re-watch the bar scene from the movie "A Monkey in Winter" 

Le Cabaret Normand, famous café where Jean-Paul Belmondo orders a Picon-beer after his arrival in Tigreville in the film "Un Singe en hiver"Paloma Gabet
The Cabaret Normand, famous café where Jean-Paul Belmondo orders a Picon-beer after his arrival in Tigreville in the film "A Monkey in Winter" © Paloma Gabet.
On the beach
Villers-sur-Mer,
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Borrow a sand yacht from the Pôle Nautique Villers-Blonville and slide in a traveling style like François Truffaut who shot here the last scene of "The four hundred Blows". Jean-Pierre Léaud, 14 years old at the time, flees a boarding school for delinquents on this beach. The image has forever marked moviegoers around the world.

 
Or ? Rental at Pole Nautique Villers-Blonville - Rue Alfred Feine, 14640 VILLERS-SUR-MER

 

 See the final scene of the film "Les Quatre Cents Coups" 

Borrow a sand yacht from the Pôle Nautique Villers-Blonville and slide in a traveling style like François Truffaut for "Les Quatre Cents Coups"PNVB
Borrow a sand yacht from the Pôle Nautique Villers-Blonville and slide in a traveling style like François Truffaut for "Les Quatre Cents Coups" © PNVB
At the flying club of
Saint-Gatien-des-Bois,
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Try a first flight or a helicopter excursion. Fly over the coast like Jean Gabin in the credits of the film "The Baron de l'Ecluse", directed by Jean Delannoy.


Or ? In the'Deauville-Saint-Gatien flying club, located at Deauville Normandie airport - 14130 SAINT-GATIEN-DES-BOIS

 

 Watch "Le Baron de l'Ecluse" 

Fly over inDeauville like Jean Gabin in "Le Baron de l'Ecluse"Naiad Plant
Fly over inDeauville like Jean Gabin in "Le Baron de l'Ecluse" © Naïade Plante
In Blonville-sur-Mer,
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Take a walk on the beach with a kite like Sophie Marceau in the movie "I'm staying"by Diane Kurys.


Or ? On Blonville-sur-Mer beach, walk past the pretty house that served as the backdrop for the film - Rue Pierre Jacquot, 14910 BLONVILLE-SUR-MER

 

 See the trailer for the movie "I stay" 

On the beach of Blonville-sur-Mer, the actors of the film "Je rest", directed by Diane Kurys: Sophie Marceau, Charles Berling and Vincent PerezAlter Movies
On the beach of Blonville-sur-Mer, the actors of the film "Je rest", directed by Diane Kurys: Sophie Marceau, Charles Berling and Vincent Perez © Alter Films
In Deauville,
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  1. Place Claude Lelouch, relive the scene from the film "A man and a woman", shot here in 1966. Anouk Aimée and Jean-Louis Trintignant embrace themselves to the rhythm of an infinite Dabadabada in a romantic and romantic winter light.
    Or ? Place Claude Lelouch, Boulevard de la mer, 14800 DEAUVILLE
     

     See the beach scene from the movie "A Man and a Woman" 

  2. Go up Avenue Lucien Barrière and pass in front of the first Coco Chanel boutique embodied on screen by Audrey Tautou. A plaque designed by Karl Lagerfeld is affixed to it.
    Or ? Plaque presented in front of the shop The Man Villa - 11 rue Lucien Barrière, 14800 DEAUVILLE
     

     Watch "Chanel Solitaire" 

  3. Walk along the Boards. The names of the American actors and directors invited each year to the American Film Festival are listed there.
    Or ? Boardwalk, 14800 DEAUVILLE
Deauville, acclaimed filming location and capital of American cinemaClaude Lelouch / Karl Lagerfeld / Cassiana Sarrazin
Deauville, popular filming location and capital of American cinema © Claude Lelouch / Karl Lagerfeld / Cassiana Sarrazin
Picnic at
Saint-Pierre-Azif,
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Like Brad Pitt immortalized by Wes Anderson in a telephone commercial. A nugget in tribute to Jacques Tati who brings together a 2CV, a cycling race and a young topless woman (Camille Cottin).


Or ? Town hall - 14950 SAINT-PIERRE-AZIF

 

 See commercial with Brad Pitt 

Saint-Pierre-Azif Town Hall, in front of which Brad Pitt was immortalized by Wes AndersonCity of Saint-Pierre-Azif
Saint-Pierre-Azif Town Hall, in front of which Brad Pitt was immortalized by Wes Anderson © Ville de Saint-Pierre-Azif
In Tourgéville,
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  1. Sleep at the Manoirs de Tourgéville ****. Created by Claude Lelouch to bring his friends together, this place in the heart of the Pays d'Auge has become a hotel. You can enjoy the cinema room imagined by the director and watch the film of your choice. Some scenes from Jalil Lespert's suspense film, "Iris", were filmed there in 2016.
    Or ? The Manors of Tourgéville ****, 668 Chemin de l'Orgueil, 14800 TOURGEVILLE
     

     See the trailer for the film "Iris" 

  2. You will also find a screening room at the Hotel You and spaces to screen the films of your choice at the Franciscans.
    Or ? You Hotel - 1 rue Désiré Le Hoc, 14800 DEAUVILLE / The Franciscans - 145 B Avenue de la République, 14800 DEAUVILLE
     
  3. In the Barrière hotels, places of residence of the actors and directors invited to the American Film Festival, there are many evocations to the world of cinema. If you don't live there, just have a drink at the bar to enjoy the photos displayed on the walls.
    Or ? Hotel Barrière Le Royal ***** - Boulevard Cornuché, 14800 DEAUVILLE / Hotel Barrière Le Normandy ***** - 38 rue Jean Mermoz, 14800 DEAUVILLE
Projection room at the Manoirs de Tourgéville ****Mansions Tourgéville
Projection room at the Manoirs de Tourgéville **** © Les Manoirs de Tourgéville
At the Casino Barrière in Deauville,
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Walk the playrooms like "Bob the High Roller", cult character from a film by Jean-Pierre Melville and author of a black and white heist. Play this famous heist in the escape game" Le hangar à enigmes ".
 

 See the trailer for the film "Bob the High Roller" 
 

Also try to see a show in the casino theater. Inspired by the Petit Trianon of Versailles, this Italian-style theater surprises with its proportions, its horseshoe-shaped balcony and its walls lined with toile de jouy. We played some of the boxing scenes from the movie "Sparring"directed by Samuel Jouy.
 

 Watch the trailer for the movie "Sparring" 

 
Or ? Casino Barriere Deauville - 2 rue Edmond Blanc, 14800 DEAUVILLE / The Enigma Hangar - 55 rue du General Leclerc, 14800 DEAUVILLE and 67 bis rue du General de Gaulle, 14360 TROUVILLE-SUR-MER
The Casino Barrière in Deauville, setting for the films "Bob le Flambeur" and "Sparring"Patrice Le Bris
The Casino Barrière in Deauville, setting for the films "Bob le Flambeur" and "Sparring" © Patrice Le Bris

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