Le Beau Serge

Claude Chabrol (director, screenwriter)
Bernadette Lafont, Jean-Claude Brialy, Michele Meritz, Claude Cerval (starring)

Paris: Ajym Films, 1958. Two vintage borderless photographs featuring Bernadette Lafont and Jean-Claude Brialy from the 1958 film. With a rubber stamp on the verso of each.

Director Claude Chabrol's first film. Francois (Jean-Claude Brialy) returns to his home-town after a long absence to find his friend Serge (Gerard Blain) depressed, an alcoholic, and mourning the death of he and his wife Yvonne's stillborn child. Though at odds with provincial life, Francois wants to help his friend.

Shot on location in Sardent, France.

7 x 5 inches. Near Fine.

Criterion Collection 580. Eureka Masters of Cinema. Grant France.

[Book #144701]