Bob le Flambeur (Bob the Gambler) 1956 PG

12.50PM Sat 28 May 2022 (1hr 38mins)
GOMA | Cinema A | Ticketed

SYNOPSIS

Bob, an ex-crook, now devotes his life to his passion for gambling. Finding himself short of money, he decides to risk one last hit. In this film noir shot in the streets and cabarets of Montmartre and Pigalle, Melville captures the genre’s nocturnal ambiance and delivers a finely wrought thriller imbued with realism and poetry.

PG | Mild violence and nudity

CREDITS

35MM, BLACK AND WHITE, MONO, 98 MINUTES, FRANCE, ENGLISH, FRENCH (ENGLISH SUBTITLES) / DIRECTOR:  JEAN-PIERRE MELVILLE/ SCRIPT: JEAN-PIERRE MELVILLE, AUGUSTE LE BRETON / CINEMATOGRAPHER: HENRI DECAË  / EDITOR: MONIQUE BONNOT / CAST: ROGER DUCHESNE, ISABELLE COREY, GUY DECOMBLE / PRINT SOURCE /RIGHTS: STUDIO CANAL / SCREENING FORMAT: DCP