The Tenant

N.p. N.p., Circa 1976. Vintage borderless reference photograph of director Roman Polanski moments after lighting actress Isabelle Adjani's cigarette on the set of the 1976 film, with composer Philippe Sarde looking on in the background.

From the archive of film historian and author Joel Finler.

Based on the 1964 novel "Le locataire chimerique" by Roland Topor. The third and final film in Polanski's "Apartment Trilogy," following "Repulsion" and "Rosemary's Baby," in which Polanski plays the role of a man who finds out that the previous tenant of his Parisian apartment attempted suicide by jumping out the window. Slowly, the man becomes obsessed with the tenant, taking on more and more of her habits, ultimately including her attempts at self destruction. Nominated for the Palme d'Or.

Set and shot on location in Paris.

10 x 8 inches, with a wide bottom margin. Near Fine.


[Book #154007]

Price: $350.00