Archive for Voyage Sans Espoir


Posted in FILM with tags , , , , on March 6, 2014 by dcairns


Jean Marais meets the Thompson Twins from TINTIN?

I promised you more Dutch tilts, and Christian-Jaque’s VOYAGE SANS ESPOIR has them. Also: huge fog-shrouded sets with miniatures in the distance (tiny light-house with working beam!); rogue’s gallery of shifty sailors; doomed love; cryptic coppers; waterfront dives; desperate fugitives; shimmering light and crushed shadows.

At The Forgotten. Now GO!