Maurice (Serge Reggiani), a burglar, is released from prison. Almost immediately, but with some reluctance, he commits murder; an act of vengeance for a past wrong. From then on he descends into a world of moral ambiguity, rife with suspicion and distrust, as he hunts for his betrayer.
• Selected Scene Commentary
• Ginette Vincendeau Introduction
• Interview with Assistant Director Volker Schlondorff
• Original Trailer