Director, actor and screenwriter, Renoir is one of the most original filmmakers in the history of French cinema. A true pioneer, he always sought to push the boundaries of the medium.
This collection brings together an overview of Renoir’s work spanning over 25 years. As funny and still as fresh now as when they were made, Jean Renoir’s films are essential viewing. The titles included are La Grande Illusion, La Bête Humaine, Le Déjeuner sur L’Herbe, Le Caporal Epinglé, La Marseillaise, Elena et les Hommes and Le Testament du Docteur Cordelier.
• Introduction by Critic Ginette Vincendeau
• Two Shorts by Jean Renoir: Sur un Air de Charleston & La Petite Marchande d’Alumettes
• Original Trailers
• And Much More...