Skip to main content

La Belle au Boa

France, 1957 (MIFF 1958, French Fantasia)

Director: Louis Cuny, C. de Saint-Maurice

A cinematographic ballet on the overtures of Rossini, with the assistance Maurice Bejart and the dancers Ballet.

See also...

Recreation

A filmed ballet interpreted by Marie-Claire Carrie, Dick Sanders and the Etoiie Ballet troupe - with music by Kabalevski. ... More »

Terrain Vague

A charming, rich woman brings presents to the derelicts of the "Peripheral Land" of Paris. Misunderstanding her motives, they reject her offerings. We also follow the story of a young girl whose ... More »

Paris at Night

Without commentary, we are shown an authentic portrait of Paris during the night. From the gay nightclubs to the side streets martre we watch the working, dancing, city. ... More »

Terreur en Oklahome

A French satire on the "'Western" with a gold rush, a magnificent fight in a saloon, a cross-country bicycle chase, capture by Indians, and the apprehension of the bandit. The commentary is in French ... More »

Lithographic Ballad

Two children are transported into the colourful world of 19th century lithographs. Their adventures there and their final awakening in the modern age are symbolised by the style and colouring used by ... More »

The Marines

An impressionistic account of the training methods used in America's famed Marine Corps. The film makes all its points with images and a soundtrack recorded in an actual camp. ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director