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To Our Loves
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directed by Maurice Pialat, 1925-2003; designed by Martha de Villalonga, fl. 1983 and Valérie Schlumberger, fl. 1983; produced by Daniel Toscan du Plantier, 1941-2003, Les Films du Livradois, Gaumont Film Company and France 3; performed by Maïté Maillé, fl. 1983, Cyril Collard, 1957-1993, Cyr Boitard, fl. 1983, Dominique Besnehard, 1954-, Maurice Pialat, 1925-2003, Evelyne Ker, 1936-2005 and Sandrine Bonnaire, 1967- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1983), 1 hour 40 mins
With his raw style of filmmaking, Maurice Pialat has been called the John Cassavetes of French cinema, and the scorching À nos amours is one of his greatest achievements. In a revelatory film debut, the dynamic, fresh-faced Sandrine Bonnaire plays Suzanne, a fifteen-year-old Parisian who embarks on a sexual rampa...
directed by Maurice Pialat, 1925-2003; designed by Martha de Villalonga, fl. 1983 and Valérie Schlumberger, fl. 1983; produced by Daniel Toscan du Plantier, 1941-2003, Les Films du Livradois, Gaumont Film Company and France 3; performed by Maïté Maillé, fl. 1983, Cyril Collard, 1957-1993, Cyr Boitard, fl. 1983, Dominique Besnehard, 1954-, Maurice Pialat, 1925-2003, Evelyne Ker, 1936-2005 and Sandrine Bonnaire, 1967- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1983), 1 hour 40 mins
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Beauty and the Beast
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directed by Jean Cocteau, 1889-1963 and René Clément, 1913-1996; designed by Antonio Castillo, 1908-1984, Marcel Escoffier, 1910-2001 and Christian Bérard, 1902-1949; performed by Jean Marais, 1913-1998, Josette Day, 1914-1978 and Mila Parély, 1917-2012 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1946), 1 hour 34 mins
Jean Cocteau’s sublime adaptation of Mme. Leprince de Beaumont’s fairy-tale masterpiece—in which the pure love of a beautiful girl melts the heart of a feral but gentle beast—is a landmark of motion picture fantasy, with unforgettably romantic performances by Jean Marais and Josette Day. The spectacular vi...
directed by Jean Cocteau, 1889-1963 and René Clément, 1913-1996; designed by Antonio Castillo, 1908-1984, Marcel Escoffier, 1910-2001 and Christian Bérard, 1902-1949; performed by Jean Marais, 1913-1998, Josette Day, 1914-1978 and Mila Parély, 1917-2012 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1946), 1 hour 34 mins
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Le Bonheur
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directed by Agnès Varda, 1928-; designed by Claude François, 1939-1978; produced by Mag Bodard, 1916-; performed by Olivier Drouot, fl. 1965, Claire Drouot, fl. 1965, Jean-Claude Drouot, 1938-, Marie-France Boyer, 1938- and Sandrine Drouot, fl. 1965 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1965), 1 hour 20 mins
Though married to the good-natured, beautiful Thérèse (Claire Drouot), young husband and father François (Jean-Claude Drouot) finds himself falling unquestioningly into an affair with an attractive postal worker. One of Agnès Varda’s most provocative films, Le bonheur examines, with a deceptively cheery pale...
directed by Agnès Varda, 1928-; designed by Claude François, 1939-1978; produced by Mag Bodard, 1916-; performed by Olivier Drouot, fl. 1965, Claire Drouot, fl. 1965, Jean-Claude Drouot, 1938-, Marie-France Boyer, 1938- and Sandrine Drouot, fl. 1965 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1965), 1 hour 20 mins
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Les Parapluies de Cherbourg
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directed by Jacques Demy, 1931-1990; designed by Jacqueline Moreau, fl. 1967; produced by Pierre Lazareff, fl. 1959, Gilbert de Goldschmidt, 1925-2010 and Mag Bodard, 1916-; performed by Marc Michel, 1932-, Anne Vernon, 1924-, Nino Castelnuovo, 1936- and Catherine Deneuve, 1943- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1964), 1 hour 32 mins,
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An angelically beautiful Catherine Deneuve was launched to stardom by this dazzling musical heart-tugger from Jacques Demy. She plays an umbrella-shop owner's delicate daughter, glowing with first love for a handsome garage mechanic, played by Nino Castelnuovo. When the boy is shipped off to fight in Algeria, the...
directed by Jacques Demy, 1931-1990; designed by Jacqueline Moreau, fl. 1967; produced by Pierre Lazareff, fl. 1959, Gilbert de Goldschmidt, 1925-2010 and Mag Bodard, 1916-; performed by Marc Michel, 1932-, Anne Vernon, 1924-, Nino Castelnuovo, 1936- and Catherine Deneuve, 1943- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1964), 1 hour 32 mins,
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The Red Balloon
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directed by Albert Lamorisse, 1922-1970; produced by Albert Lamorisse, 1922-1970, Films Montsouris; performed by Renée Marion, fl. 1956, Vladimir Popov, fl. 1927-1956, Georges Sellier, 1893-1988, Sabine Lamorisse, fl. 1956 and Pascal Lamorisse, 1950- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1956), 35 mins
Newly restored and available for the first time on video, Albert Lamorisse’s exquisite The Red Balloon remains one of the most beloved children’s films of all time. In this deceptively simple, nearly wordless tale, a young boy discovers a stray balloon, which seems to have a mind of its own, on the streets...
directed by Albert Lamorisse, 1922-1970; produced by Albert Lamorisse, 1922-1970, Films Montsouris; performed by Renée Marion, fl. 1956, Vladimir Popov, fl. 1927-1956, Georges Sellier, 1893-1988, Sabine Lamorisse, fl. 1956 and Pascal Lamorisse, 1950- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1956), 35 mins
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Les Vacances de Monsieur Hulot
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directed by Jacques Tati, 1907-1982; produced by Jacques Tati, 1907-1982 and Fred Orain, fl. 1936-1969; performed by André Dubois, fl. 1972, Louis Pérault, fl. 1953, Lucien Frégis, 1904-1979 and Jacques Tati, 1907-1982 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1954), 1 hour 29 mins,
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Monsieur Hulot, Jacques Tati's endearing clown, takes a holiday at a seaside resort, where his presence provokes one catastrophe after another. Tati's masterpiece of gentle slapstick is a series of effortlessly well-choreographed sight gags involving dogs, boats, and firecrackers; it was the first entry in the Hul...
directed by Jacques Tati, 1907-1982; produced by Jacques Tati, 1907-1982 and Fred Orain, fl. 1936-1969; performed by André Dubois, fl. 1972, Louis Pérault, fl. 1953, Lucien Frégis, 1904-1979 and Jacques Tati, 1907-1982 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1954), 1 hour 29 mins,
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Danton
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directed by Andrzej Wajda, 1926-; designed by Yvonne Sassinot de Nesle, 1937-; produced by Margaret Ménégoz, 1941- and Barbara Pec-S̀lesicka, fl. 1983, TF1, Paris, France, Gaumont Film Company, Les Films du Losange, Société française de production cinématographique and Zespół Filmowy X; performed by Anne Alvaro, 1951-, Wojciech Pszoniak, 1942- and Gérard Depardieu, 1948- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1983), 2 hours 17 mins,
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Gerard Depardieu and Wojciech Pszoniak star in Andrzej Wajda's powerful, intimate depiction of the ideological clash between the earthy, man-of-the-people Georges Danton and icy Jacobin extremist Maximilien Robespierre, both key figures of the French Revolution. By drawing parallels to Polish "solidarity," a mov...
directed by Andrzej Wajda, 1926-; designed by Yvonne Sassinot de Nesle, 1937-; produced by Margaret Ménégoz, 1941- and Barbara Pec-S̀lesicka, fl. 1983, TF1, Paris, France, Gaumont Film Company, Les Films du Losange, Société française de production cinématographique and Zespół Filmowy X; performed by Anne Alvaro, 1951-, Wojciech Pszoniak, 1942- and Gérard Depardieu, 1948- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1983), 2 hours 17 mins,
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Diabolique
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directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot, 1907-1977; designed by Carven, 1909-; produced by Henri-Georges Clouzot, 1907-1977; performed by Paul Meurisse, 1912-1979, Véra Clouzot, 1913-1960 and Simone Signoret, 1921-1985 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1955), 1 hour 57 mins
Before Psycho, Peeping Tom, and Repulsion, there was Diabolique. This thriller from Henri‑Georges Clouzot, which shocked audiences in Europe and the U.S., is the story of two women—the fragile wife and the willful mistress of the sadistic headmaster of a boys’ boarding school—who hatch a daring reven...
directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot, 1907-1977; designed by Carven, 1909-; produced by Henri-Georges Clouzot, 1907-1977; performed by Paul Meurisse, 1912-1979, Véra Clouzot, 1913-1960 and Simone Signoret, 1921-1985 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1955), 1 hour 57 mins
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The Lower Depths
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directed by Jean Renoir, 1894-1979; produced by Alexandre Kamenka, 1888-1969, Films Albatros; performed by Jean Gabin, 1904-1976 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1936), 38 mins
Jean Renoir and Akira Kurosawa, two of cinema's greatest directors, transform Maxim Gorky's classic proletariat play The Lower Depths in their own ways for their own times. Renoir, working amidst the rise of Hitler and the Popular Front in France, had need to take license with the dark nature of Gorky's source m...
directed by Jean Renoir, 1894-1979; produced by Alexandre Kamenka, 1888-1969, Films Albatros; performed by Jean Gabin, 1904-1976 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1936), 38 mins
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Stolen Kisses
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directed by François Truffaut, 1932-1984; produced by François Truffaut, 1932-1984, Les Films du Carrosse; performed by Michael Lonsdale, 1931-, Claude Jade, 1948-2006, Delphine Seyrig, 1932-1990 and Jean-Pierre Léaud, 1944- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1968), 1 hour 32 mins
Jean-Pierre Léaud returns in the delightful Stolen Kisses, the third installment in the Antoine Doinel series. It is now 1968, and the mischievous and perpetually love-struck Doinel has been dishonorably discharged from the army and released onto the streets of Paris, where he stumbles into the unlikely professio...
directed by François Truffaut, 1932-1984; produced by François Truffaut, 1932-1984, Les Films du Carrosse; performed by Michael Lonsdale, 1931-, Claude Jade, 1948-2006, Delphine Seyrig, 1932-1990 and Jean-Pierre Léaud, 1944- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1968), 1 hour 32 mins
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