The cards are so well shuffled that it is the first reality which takes place on the color of madness. By showing us his hero Géranne as a normal person, he convinces us more and more that he is really mad. Or vice versa. Roger Grenier’s magnificent book, Le Rôle d’accusé, is impossible to adapt to the screen; but the adaptation now exists, and it is called La Tête contre les murs.
March 25, 1959