Casque d'or's tragic love story of a golden-haired prostitute's attempt to escape a world of crime is a classic of 1950s French cinema. Sarah Leahy's guide analyzes the film, offers detailed discussions of its production and the public's response to it, and places it within the context of cinema and social history.
- Paperback | 128 pages
- 138 x 212 x 14mm | 158.76g
- 09 Apr 2007
- University of Illinois Press
- Baltimore, United States
"Ginette Vincendeau has assembled an elite corps of film scholars to address a marvelous array of modern and classic French films with the close-up scrutiny they deserve." --Dudley Andrew
About Sarah Leahy
Sarah Leahy is a lecturer in French at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne.