1979. France. Alain Corneau. 111 min.
Wednesday, August 15, 2012, 8:00 p.m.
Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1
1979. France. Directed by Alain Corneau. Screenplay by Georges Perec from a novel by Jim Thompson. With Patrick Deware, Myriam Boyer, Marie Trintignant. An errant husband and a femme fatale plot a murder in this gritty adaptation of an American novel published as part of the serie noire of pulp crime fiction in France. Courtesy Cultural Services of the French Embassy. 111 min.