The Gaieties of the Squadron
The Gaieties of the Squadron (French: Les gaîtés de l'escadron) is a 1913 French silent comedy film directed by Joseph Faivre and Maurice Tourneur and starring Edmond Duquesne, Henry Roussel and Henri Gouget. It is a military-based farce adapted from the popular play by Georges Courteline. Tourneur later remade it as a sound film Fun in the Barracks (1932).
|The Gaieties of the Squadron|
|Directed by||Joseph Faivre |
|Written by||Georges Courteline (play) |
|Distributed by||Société Française des Films Éclair|
|24 October 1913|
The life of disorderly soldiers in the barracks dealing with daily routines.
- Waldman p.7
- Waldman, Harry. Maurice Tourneur: The Life and Films. McFarland, 2001.