Belle de jour
Paris: Robert et Raymond Hakim / Sud-Films Distribution, 1967. Vintage black-and-white borderless still photograph of Catherine Deneuve and director Luis Buñuel on the set of the 1967 film. With the French producer's stamp on the verso ("Robert et Raymond Hakim"), and a printed list of credits in French.
Buñuel's first color film, about a young housewife who begins working in a brothel while her husband is at work, with tragic consequences for him and a jealous client involved in organized crime. Winner of the Golden Lion at the 1967 Venice Film Festival.
5 x 7 inches. Near Fine.
Criterion Collection. Ebert I. Godard, Histoire(s) du cinema. Rosenbaum 1000. Vogel, Film as a Subversive Art.
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