The Umbrellas of Cherbourg ” I Will Wait For You”
The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (French: Les Parapluies de Cherbourg) is a 1964 French musical film directed by Jacques Demy, starring Catherine Deneuve and Nino Castelnuovo. The music was written by Michel Legrand. The film dialogue is all sung as recitative, even the most casual conversation (similar in style to an opera).
Nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film at the 37th Academy Awards held in 1965
Nominated for four more Academy Awards at the 38th Academy Awards held in 1966, three for Legrand and Demy, though it did not win any: “Best Song” (for “I Will Wait For You”), “Best Original Score”, “Best Scoring – Adaptation or Treatment” and “Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen