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<i>Feu Mathias Pascal (The Late Mathias Pascal). </i> 1924.  France.  Directed by Marcel L’Herbier.
  • The Late Mathias Pascal

    1924. France. 171 min.

Musical accompaniment by Ben Model and live translation by Anna Kadysheva. Introduced by Stuart Liebman, Professor Emeritus Department of Media Studies Queens College and Ph. D. Programs in Art History and Theatre CUNY Graduate Center

Saturday, December 21, 2013, 7:30 p.m.

Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2



  • The Late Mathias Pascal

    1924. France. Directed by Marcel L’Herbier. With Ivan Mosjoukine, Marcelle Pradot, Lois Moran, Marthe Bellot. After reading his own death notice in a local paper, Mathias Pascal decides to leave his unhappy marriage and head for the gambling halls of Monte Carlo. Unburdened by identity papers, the hero imagines that he has found true freedom, until he falls in love. Watch for Michel Simon (La Chienne, Boudu Saved from Drowning, L’Atalante) in his first film appearance. New color-tinted Desmet 35mm print restored by La Cinematheque Francaise with the collaboration of the Franco-American Fund - DGA MPA SACEM WGA. 171 min.

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