Pierre is an American-born, 39-year-old bohemian and aspiring composer living in Paris. One morning he receives a telegram informing him that his wealthy aunt has died. Assuming that he has inherited her factories in Germany and Switzerland, he throws a lavish party. Pierre borrows large sums of money, believing that he'll be able to pay everyone back with his inheritance; however, he soon discovers that his aunt left everything to his cousin.
DRAMA / FRANCE / 1962 / 100 MINS
DIRECTED BY: Éric Rohmer
STARRING: Jess Hahn, Stéphane Audran, Michèle Girardon