MODERATO CANTABILE (Peter Brook, 1960)

“I would live in a city, without trees or wind.” — Anne Desbarèdes Alain Robbe-Grillet had launched the nouveau roman in France, and Marguerite Düras became part of that movement with her 1958 Moderato cantabile—her literary rebirth, since her previous fiction was conventional. Britain’s Peter Brook, of all people, directed the film version from a […]