Eric Rohmer

My Night at Maud’s

My Night at Maud’s

In the brilliantly accomplished centerpiece of Rohmer’s “Moral Tales” series, Jean-Louis Trintignant plays Jean-Louis, one of the great conflicted figures of sixties cinema. A pious Catholic engineer in his early thirties, he lives by a strict moral code in order to rationalize his world, drowning himself in mathematics and the philosophy of Pascal. After spotting the delicate, blonde Françoise at Mass, he vows to make her his wife, although when he unwittingly spends the night at the apartment of the bold, brunette divorcée Maud, his rigid ethical standards are challenged. A breakout hit in the United States, My Night at Maud’s was one of the most influential and talked-about films of the decade.

Film Info

  • Eric Rohmer
  • France
  • 1969
  • 111 minutes
  • Black & White
  • 1.33:1
  • French
  • Spine #345

Special Features

  • New, restored high-definition digital transfer, supervised and approved by director Eric Rohmer
  • On Pascal, (1965), directed by Rohmer for the educational TV series En profil dans le texte
  • A 1974 episode of the French television program Télécinéma, featuring interviews with star Jean-Louis Trintignant, film critic Jean Douchet, and producer Pierre Cottrell
  • Original theatrical trailer
  • New and improved English subtitle translation

Available In

Collector's Set

Six Moral Tales

Six Moral Tales

DVD Box Set

6 Discs

$79.96

Out Of Print

Special Features

  • New, restored high-definition digital transfer, supervised and approved by director Eric Rohmer
  • On Pascal, (1965), directed by Rohmer for the educational TV series En profil dans le texte
  • A 1974 episode of the French television program Télécinéma, featuring interviews with star Jean-Louis Trintignant, film critic Jean Douchet, and producer Pierre Cottrell
  • Original theatrical trailer
  • New and improved English subtitle translation
My Night at Maud’s
Cast
Jean-Louis Trintignant
Jean-Louis
Marie-Christine Barrault
Françoise
Françoise Fabian
Maud
Antoine Vitez
Vidal
Credits
Director
Eric Rohmer
Producer
Barbet Schroeder
Producer
Pierre Cottrell
Cinematography
Nestor Almendros
Cinematography
Emmanuel Machuel
Cinematography
Jean-Claude Gasché
Cinematography
Philippe Rousselot
Sound
Jean-Pierre Ruh
Sound
Jacques Maumont
Sound
Alain Sempé
Set decoration
Nicole Rachline
Editing
Cécile Decugis
Editing
Christine Lecouvette
Production managers
Alfred de Graaff
Production managers
Pierre Grimberg

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