The Lower Depths

by Jean Renoir1h351936France

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A charismatic thief makes friends with a bankrupt baron who comes to live in the thief's slum. Meanwhile the thief seeks the love of a young woman, who is held emotionally captive by her slumlord family.

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  • Credits

    • Director : Jean Renoir
    • Screenplay : Jean Renoir, Charles Spaak
    • Editor : Marguerite Renoir
    • Original score : Jean Wiener
    • Ingénieur du son : Robert Ivonnet
    • Producer : Alexandre Kamenka
    • Producing company : Films Albatros
    • Décor : Eugène Lourié, Hugues Laurent
    • Chef opérateur : Fédote Bourgasoff
  • Technical details

    • Printed format : 35 mm
    • Sound mix : Stéréo 2.0
    • Year of production : 1936
    • French release date : 11 décembre 1936
    • Category : Feature film
    • Color : Black and White
    • Language : Français

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