The Woman and the Puppet (1929 film)

The Woman and the Puppet (French: La femme et le pantin) is a 1929 French silent drama film directed by Jacques de Baroncelli and starring Conchita Montenegro, Raymond Destac and Henri Lévêque. It is an adaptation of the novel of the same name by Pierre Louÿs.[1] and the play of the same name by Pierre Frondaie.

The Woman and the Puppet
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Directed byJacques de Baroncelli
Written byPierre Louÿs (novel)
Pierre Frondaie (play)
Jacques de Baroncelli
StarringConchita Montenegro
Raymond Destac
Henri Lévêque
Music byEdmond Lavagne
Philippe Parès
Georges Van Parys
CinematographyLouis Chaix
Production
company
Distributed byPathé Consortium Cinéma
Release date
31 May 1929
Running time
110 minutes
CountryFrance
LanguageSilent
French intertitles

CastEdit

  • Conchita Montenegro as Conchita
  • Raymond Destac as Don Mateo
  • Henri Lévêque as André Stinvenol
  • Jean Dalbe as Morenito
  • Andrée Canti as Woman in Train
  • Léo Joannon as Don Mateo's Friend

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Waldman & Slide p.198

BibliographyEdit

  • Waldman, Harry & Slide, Anthony. Hollywood and the Foreign Touch: A Dictionary of Foreign Filmmakers and Their Films from America, 1910-1995. Scarecrow Press, 1996.

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