Marie Bell and Fernandel in the French classic by Julien Duvivier

Julien Duvivier’s ‘Un Carnet du Bal’ on Criterion Channel

Un Carnet du Bal (1937), the story of Christine (Marie Bell), a recently widowed heiress who tracks down the young men who courted her 20 years ago at her first society ball, is one Julien of Duvivier’s most celebrated and beloved films, a melancholy meditation on memory and loss and disappointment. The title translates to […]