Les dames du Bois de Boulogne

feature film, 1945

DIRECTED BY: Robert Bresson

Les dames du Bois de Boulogne

Maria Casares,
Paul Bernard,
Elina Labourdette

Robert Bresson,
Jean Cocteau (prema djelu “Jacques fatalist

Philippe Agostini

This film is a modernized adaptation of Diderot’s work Jacques fatalist. When Helene’s lover Jean starts losing interest in her, she takes vengeance by cheating on him. That results in Jean’s marriage to a former prostitute, Agnes. After the wedding Jean finds out the truth…

b/w, 35 mm, 84 min