… on… Jeanne Moreau….

Rest in peace to one of the grand dames of World Cinema – no one classier.
She could express and embody emotion and mood in the subtlest ways. She worked with only the best directors.

Jeanne Moreau 23 January 1928 – 31 July 2017

This first clip is from Louis Malle’s film Ascenseur pour L’échafaud – it features the first movie soundtrack composed by the esteemed Miles Davis and signaled a change in his sound that he would explore of future recordings like A Kind of Blue….

Here are some other trailers from some of my favorite films starring Jeanne Moreau.