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potiche

po·tiche

 (pô-tēsh′)
n.
A vase or jar with a round or polygonal body tapering at the neck and having a removable cover.

[French, from pot, pot, from Old French, from Vulgar Latin *pottus.]

potiche

(pɒˈtiːʃ)
n, pl -tiches (-ˈtiːʃɪz; -ˈtiːʃ)
(Ceramics) a tall vase or jar, as of porcelain, with a round or polygonal body that narrows towards the neck and a detached lid or cover
[French, from pot pot; compare pottage]
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Starting off in the capital and the Constantia Open-air cinema, which will be screening the 2013 animated film O Menino e O Mundo (The Boy and the World) tomorrow, the 2014 French drama Mommy on Thursday and the 2010 French comedy Potiche on Friday.
But this is always a very French drama, too, with a degree of working and family politics reminiscent of the recent Catherine Deneuve film, Potiche.
You could also think of it as an upside down Upstairs, Downstairs film crossed with French employee-related movies like Potiche (2010), which starred Catherine Deneuve and Gerard Depardieu.
You could think of this as an upside down Upstairs, Downstairs film crossed with French employee-related movies like Potiche (2010), which starred Catherine Deneuve and Gerard Depardieu.
30pm THE MALTINGS THEATRE AND CINEMA, BERWICK-UPON-TWEED Eastern Lane (01289 330999) Potiche (15): Wed 7.
I will not be une potiche (a decorative vase)," she added.
There will be a children's show in the afternoon with a screening of the classic animation, The Iron Giant, while in the evening there is a screening of a recent French hit, Potiche.
Potiche (Cert 15, 98 mins, Optimum Home Entertainment, DVD pounds 17.
POTICHE (15) ARC, Stockton - Tue & Wed - Set in 1977 in a provincial French town, Potiche is an adaptation of the 1970s hit comic play.
PG 10(-) Potiche ENJOYABLE French comedy-drama starring Catherine Deneuve who takes over her husband's business after striking workers take him hostage.
Other premieres include comedy Potiche, starring Catherine Deneuve and Gerard Depardieu, and the reveng e thriller Island, which is set in the Hebrides.
Potiche (above) is a hilarious screwball comedy about a trophy wife who must take over her husband's business, featuring French superstars Catherine Deneuve and Gerard Depardieu.