New York State Writers Institute - Classic Film Series
LES VISITEURS DU SOIR
February 14, 1997 at 7:30 p.m. Page Hall, 135 Western Avenue
(Free and Open to the Public)
(French with English subtitles, 1942, 110 minutes, b/w, 35 mm)
Directed by Marcel Carné
Starring Jules Berry, Marie Déa, Alan Cuny, Artletty
The devil sends messengers to earth to corrupt two lovers. Made during the Occupation, this stately medieval fable was intended as a timely allegory of love and evil.