Directed by Paul Leni, 1928.
With Conrad Veidt, Mary Philbin and Iulius Molnar Jr.
Inspired by Victor Hugo's famous novel, L'homme qui rit whose central character is a man purposely disfigured with a fixed, hideous grin.
A silent film presented in its original black and white!
Accompanied by an original orchestral score performed by Octuor de France and conducted by the composer Gabriel Thibaudeau, pianist at the Québec Cinématèque.
Octuor de France Jean-Louis Sajot, Artistic Director
Yuriko Naganuma,1st Violin
Jean-Chritophe Grall,2nd Violin
Paul Broutin, Cello
Michel Fouquet,Double Bass
Antoine Degremont,French Horn
David Braslawsky, Piano
Jean-Louis Sajot, Clarinet
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