The Depths (1963)

NIKOS PAPATAKIS Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5 Original Title: Les Abysses France, 1963. Lenox Films. Screenplay by Jean Vauthier. Cinematography by Jean-Michel Boussaguet. Produced by Nikos Papatakis. Music by Pierre Barbaud. Film Editing by Edwige Bernard, Denise de Casabianca, Pascale Laverrière. Politically controversial director Nico Papatakis made his feature debut with this provocative look…

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Moderato Cantabile (1960)

PETER BROOK Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.  Alternate title:  Seven Days… Seven Nights France/Italy, 1960.  Documento Film, Iéna Productions.  Screenplay by Marguerite Duras, Gérard Jarlot, based on the novel by Marguerite Duras.  Cinematography by Armand Thirard.  Produced by Raoul Levy.  Production Design by Robert André.  Film Editing by Albert Jurgenson. In a small, rainy hamlet…

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Tess (1979)

ROMAN POLANSKI Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  France/United Kingdom, 1979.  Renn Productions, Timothy Burrill Productions, Société Française de Production.  Screenplay by Gerard Brach, Roman Polanski, John Brownjohn, based on the novel Tess Of The d’Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy.  Cinematography by Ghislain Cloquet, Geoffrey Unsworth.  Produced by Claude Berri.  Music by Philippe Sarde.  Production Design by Pierre Guffroy.  Costume Design by Anthony Powell.  Film Editing…

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