Picnic on the Grass

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Picnic on the Grass
Picnic on the Grass poster.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Jean Renoir
Produced by Ginette Courtois-Doynel
Written by Jean Renoir
Starring Paul Meurisse
Charles Blavette
André Brunot
Music by Joseph Kosma
Release dates 11 November 1959
Running time 91 min.
Country France
Language French

Picnic on the Grass (French: Le Déjeuner sur l'herbe) is a 1959 film directed by Jean Renoir. It shares a title with the painting by Édouard Manet.


The film was named to year-end top ten lists by Andrew Sarris[1], Jean-Luc Godard[2], Jacques Rivette[3], and François Truffaut[4].

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