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3.8
689 Ratings

Les enfants terribles

Directed by Jean-Pierre Melville
France, 1950
Drama

Synopsis

Jean Cocteau and Jean-Pierre Melville joined forces for this adaptation of Cocteau’s wicked novel about the wholly unholy relationship between a brother and sister, Elisabeth and Paul, who close themselves off from the world by playing an increasingly intense series of mind games.

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Les enfants terribles Directed by Jean-Pierre Melville

Awards & Festivals

Telluride Film Festival

2016

BAFTA Awards

1953 | Nominee: Best Foreign Actress

Chicago International Film Festival

1974

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