Le feu follet (The Fire Within) (1963)

Director: Louis Malle Composer: Eric Satie Perhaps one of the bleakest works in cinematic history, Le feu follet (The Fire Within) takes its story from the book of the same name by Pierre Drieu La Rochelle, inspired by the real-life Surrealist personality, Jacques Rigaut. Maurice Ronet plays Alain Leroy, a convalescing alcoholic who has decided that he… Read More Le feu follet (The Fire Within) (1963)