Le voleur (The Thief of Paris). 1967. France. Directed by Louis Malle. Screenplay by Jean-Claude Carrière, Malle. With Jean-Paul Belmondo, Geneviève Bujold, Marie Dubois, Bernadette Lafont, Françoise Fabian. In French; English subtitles. 120 min.
When a rich uncle denies him his rightful inheritance and the hand in marriage of his beloved cousin (a wonderful Geneviève Bujold), society thief Jean-Paul Belmondo goes on a vengeful crime spree across Belle Époque Paris, London, and Brussels, unwittingly succumbing to the bourgeois greed that wronged him in the first place.
4K digital restoration courtesy Gaumont; courtesy Janus Films
Wednesday, May 29,5:00 p.m.The Museum of Modern Art, Floor T2, Theater 2
Saturday, May 25,4:30 p.m.The Museum of Modern Art, Floor T2, Theater 2