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3.7
665 Ratings

The Ladies of the Bois de Boulogne

Les dames du Bois de Boulogne

Directed by Robert Bresson
France, 1945
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

This unique love story follows the maneuverings of a society lady as she connives to initiate a scandalous affair between her aristocratic ex-lover and a prostitute. With his second feature film, director Robert Bresson was already forging his singularly brilliant filmmaking technique.

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The Ladies of the Bois de Boulogne Directed by Robert Bresson

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1990

Locarno International Film Festival

1995

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