Women's Prison (1958 film)

Women's Prison (French: Prisons de femmes) is a 1958 French drama film directed by Maurice Cloche and starring Danièle Delorme, Jacques Duby and Vega Vinci. It is based on the 1930 novel of the same title by Francis Carco previously made into the 1938 French film Women's Prison and the 1947 Swedish film Two Women.[1]

Women's Prison
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Directed byMaurice Cloche
Written byFrancis Carco
Maurice Cloche
André Tabet
Based onWomen's Prison by Francis Carco
Produced byRobert de Nesle
StarringDanièle Delorme
Jacques Duby
Vega Vinci
CinematographyJacques Mercanton
Edited byFanchette Mazin
Music byRené Sylviano
Comptoir Français de Production Cinématographique
Distributed byComptoir Français de Production Cinématographique
Release date
16 July 1958
Running time
100 minutes

The film's sets were designed by the art director Robert Giordani and Jean Mandaroux.



  1. ^ Goble p.70


  • Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1999.

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