DirectorEric Rohmer Music directorSebastien Erms Duration LanguageFrench
Release date1993 CastPascal Greggory (Julien Dechaumes), Arielle Dombasle (Bérénice Beaurivage), Fabrice Luchini (Marc Rossignol, l’instituteur), Clémentine Amouroux (Blandine Lenoir), François-Marie Banier (Régis Lebrun-Blondet) Similar moviesRelated Eric Rohmer movies
The socialist mayor of a small village in France dreams of building an arts center but he runs up against some opposition.
LArbre, le maire et la mediatheque ou les sept hasards is a French film directed by Eric Rohmer. It was shown at the 1993 Montreal World Film Festival where it received the FIPRESCI prize. It is known variously by the alternate title Les Sept hasards and in English translation as The Tree, the Mayor and the Mediatheque.
In Saint-Juire-Champgillon, a village in Vendee, a young socialist mayor decides to build a media library.