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Au Hasard Balthazar (1966)

France/Sweden 95m, B&W Director: Robert Bresson; Cast: Anne Wiazemsky, Walter Green,François Lafarge, Philippe Asselin, Nathalie Joyaut, Jean-Claude Guilbert The unlikely story of the life and death of a donkey, Au … Continue reading

06/08/2016 · 4 Comments

A Man Escaped (1956)

France 99m, B&W Director: Robert Bresson; Cast: François Leterrier, Charles Le Clainche, Maurice Beerblock, Roland Monod A Man Escaped is a captivating war drama set in Montluc prison where members … Continue reading

12/04/2015 · Leave a comment

L’Argent (1983)

France 83m, Colour Director: Robert Bresson; Cast: Christian Patey, Béatrice Tabourin, Didier Baussy, Vincent Visterucci Inspired by Tolstoy’s novella The Forged Coupon (1912), L’Argent begins with the passing of a … Continue reading

03/07/2015 · Leave a comment

Journal d’un Curé de Campagne (1951)

France 115m, B&W Director: Robert Bresson; Cast: Claude Laydu, Jean Riveyre, Adrien Borel, Rachel Bérendt, Nicole Maurey, Nicole Ladmiral Diary of a Country Priest is the story a terminally ill … Continue reading

06/28/2014 · 2 Comments

Pickpocket (1959)

France 76m, B&W Director: Robert Bresson; Cast: Martin LaSalle, Marika Green, Jean Pélégri, Pierre Leymarie, Dolly Scal, Henri Kassagi Pickpocket is a voyeuristic look at the life of a thief … Continue reading

01/21/2012 · 2 Comments