The Exiles

Jacques Deval (screenwriter)

N.p. N.p., Circa 1960s. Treatment script for an unproduced film. Incomplete as issued, noted as part one of two.

Engaged Czechoslovakian immigrants Bogdan and Shari are promptly separated on their first day in New York City. Luckily, Shari befriends Harold, a young architect who (with the help of his world-wise mother and spacious, modern apartment!) cares for Shari. Meanwhile, Bogdan searches frantically for his fiancee, but eventually must leave New York to seek employment in Texas. Prolific French screenwriter Jacques Deval was best known for "Tovarich" (1937) and "Tuesday's Guest" (1950).

Set in New York City.

Dark green untitled card wrappers. Title page present, with credits for screenwriter Jacques Deval. 41 leaves, with last page of text numbered 39. Carbon typescript on onionskin stock, rectos only. Pages Very Good plus, wrapper Very Good plus, bound internally with three gold brads.

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