François Villon (film)

François Villon is a 1945 French historical drama film directed by André Zwoboda and starring Serge Reggiani, Jean-Roger Caussimon and Henri Crémieux. It portrays the life of the fifteenth century writer François Villon.[1] The film was inspired by the play If I Were King by Justin Huntly McCarthy.

François Villon
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Directed byAndré Zwoboda
Produced byAndré Tranché
Written byJustin Huntly McCarthy (play)
Pierre Mac Orlan
André Zwoboda
StarringSerge Reggiani
Jean-Roger Caussimon
Henri Crémieux
Music byGeorges Auric
Tony Aubin
CinematographyLouis Page
Production
company
Les Films Corona
Release date
2 September 1945
Running time
95 minutes
CountryFrance
LanguageFrench

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Harty p.106

BibliographyEdit

  • Harty, Kevin J. The Reel Middle Ages: American, Western and Eastern European, Middle Eastern, and Asian Films about Medieval Europe. McFarland, 1999.

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