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499 Ratings

Le jour se lève


Directed by Marcel Carné
France, 1939


Marcel Carné and Jacques Prevert’s classic of French poetic realism stars Jean Gabin in one of his most famous roles as François, a rough, barrel-chested loner who hides out in his apartment awaiting for the police to arrive.

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Le jour se lève
Directed by Marcel Carné

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1939 | Best Foreign Film (Mussolini Cup)

Berlin International Film Festival

1989 | Retrospective

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