La Piscine (The Swimming Pool). 1968. France/Italy. Directed by Jacques Deray. Screenplay by Deray, Jean-Claude Carrière. With Alain Delon, Romy Schneider, Jane Birkin. 35mm. In French; English subtitles. 120 min.
An erotically charged thriller in the tradition of Patricia Highsmith, Claude Chabrol, and Henri-Georges Clouzot, The Swimming Pool stars Alain Delon and Romy Schneider as a contented bourgeois couple who go dramatically astray when her ex-lover (Maurice Ronet) and his sensuous teenage daughter (Jane Birkin) pay them a visit on the Côte d'Azur. Courtesy Institut Français; courtesy Rialto Pictures/Studiocanal