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L’ASSASSIN HABITE AU 21 (The Murderer Lives at Number 21)

Tuesday 26 January 2016 
AfK - Conference Hall - 6:30 pm
French Cinema


  • Tuesday 26 January - 6:30 pm - Conference Hall
    L’ASSASSIN HABITE AU 21 by Henri-Georges Clouzot
    France - 1942 - 1h24min - Fiction, Polar et action, English subtitles
    with Pierre Fresnay, Suzy Delair, Jean Tissier, Pierre Larquey, Noël Roquevert, Raymond Bussières, Louis Florencie, Odette Talazac, Maximilienne, André Gabriello, Antoine Balpêtré, René Génin, Marc Natol, Huguette Vivier
    With the support of IFCinéma - Institut françaiss

Inspector Vorobechik (’Wens’ for short) is assigned the case of a serial killer who leaves a business card on his victims: Monsieur Durand. Wens’ mistress, actress Mila Malou, determines to get publicity for herself by helping him. Learning that Durand is one of the eccentric tenants of a boarding house at No. 21 Avenue Junot, Wens takes a room in the guise of a Protestant minister; only to be followed by Mila who hardly seems like a minister’s wife! Suspects are arrested, but while each is in jail, there’s another murder…