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The School for Postmen (1947)

L'école des facteurs (original title)
School for Postmen" is a 1947 short film directed and starring Jacques Tati, playing a French postman adamant to prove he can be just as fast as American postmen at delivering mail.

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School for Postmen" is a 1947 short film directed and starring Jacques Tati, playing a French postman adamant to prove he can be just as fast as American postmen at delivering mail.

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This short film is featured on the Criterion Collection DVD for Mon Oncle (1958), released in 2001. See more »

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Referenced in The Triplets of Belleville (2003) See more »

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Very good comedy short
10 August 2003 | by (Brussels) – See all my reviews

It is one of the best early work of Tati. You can find all the gags of 'L'école des facteurs' in 'jour de fête' but I think that the timing is better in this one. It is in this piece that you realise how perfectionist Tati was.


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