My Father’s Glory (1990) & My Mother’s Castle (1990) short review

A wonderful, wonderful coming of age story set in early 1900s Provence.  It’s funny, sad, heartwarming, and mom/Augustine wears some great clothes.  In French.


About the author



Kendra has been a fixture in the online costuming world since the late 1990s. Her website, Démodé Couture, is one of the most well-known online resources for historical costumers. In the summer of 2014, she published a book on 18th-century wig and hair styling. Kendra is a librarian at a university, specializing in history and fashion. She’s also an academic, with several articles on fashion history published in research journals.