Lola

A film by Jacques Demy

Cast : Anouk Aimée, Marc Michel, Elina Labourdette

1961 / drama / France / 85’ / Black & White / status : completed / French / long feature-film / French and International catalog

In Nice, at the casino, Jean discovers gambling and one platinum blonde gambler in particular named Jackie whom he instantly falls for. Jeanne Moreau delivers one of her finest performances as a seductive Parisian who would sell her soul for another spin at the roulette table.

2 BAFTA AWARD 1963 NOMINATIONS : BEST FILM, BEST FOREIGN ACTRESS (ANOUK AIMÉE)

Press

“"Very beautifully shot, in widescreen and luminous black-and-white, formally astonishing"”

Time-Out

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