Films on the Green Presents The Scent of Green Papaya


Washington Square Park

THE SCENT OF GREEN PAPAYA (L’odeur de la papaye verte)
Directed by Trần Anh Hùng, 1993, 1h44, France-Vietnam
With Tran Nu Yên-Khê, Lu Man San, Truong Thi Loc

Film in Vietnamese with English subtitles
Presented in partnership with the Vietnam Heritage Center and the Washington Square Park Conservancy


In 2018, Films on the Green will explore the profound relationship between French culture and gastronomy: an integral part of France's social fabric. Featuring 12 classic and contemporary films, the selection will explore various aspects of this multifaceted theme, from cuisine as an art and wine making as a traditional family savoir-faire, to the meal as a social event.