LE SILENCE EST D’OR (René Clair, 1947)

Known in the U.S. by the title Man About Town, Le silence est d’or (literally, Silence Is Golden), from France and the U.S., is writer-director René Clair’s first film after returning from Hollywood to Paris following the end of the Second World War. It stars, in his finest role, Maurice Chevalier as middle-aged Emile Clément, […]