Director Jacques Tati turned his attention to those French who wrongly believe that a coastal holiday will be a time of rest and relaxation with this delightful film. Featuring the first appearance of M. Hulot (played by Tati himself, in the tradition of the great silent comedians), MR.
HULOT'S HOLIDAY takes place at a coastal resort in Brittany. Chaos seems to follow Hulot wherever he goes, but he somehow makes it through life without ever really noticing. Like all vacationers, Hulot (and director Tati) spends a great deal of time observing other vacationers. There is the comely
Martine (Nathalie Pascaud), whom Hulot would like to get to know better, but is too sh...