Le Doulos (Special Edition) aka The Finger Man

Directed by Jean-Pierre Melville

Year: 1962
Running Time: 108
Color Type: Black & White
Aspect Ratio: 1.66:1
Country: France
Language: French
Genres: Thriller
Shop Home Video

Le Doulos (Special Edition) aka The Finger Man

Cast
Jean-Paul Belmondo
Serge Reggiani
Michel Piccoli
Jean Desailly
René Lefèvre
Fabienne Dali
Monique Hennessy

Crew
Directed by Jean-Pierre Melville


A 4K Restoration! From Jean-Pierre Melville, the legendary director of Bob Le Flambeur, Léon Morin, Priest, Le Cercle Rouge and Un Flic. The backstabbing criminals in the shadowy underworld of Le Doulos have only one guiding principle: “Lie or die.” A stone-faced Jean-Paul Belmondo (Le Professionnel) stars as enigmatic gangster Silien, who may or may not be responsible for squealing on Faugel (Serge Reggiani, Les Aventuriers), just released from the slammer and already involved in what should have been a simple heist. By the end of this brutal, twisty, and multilayered policier, who will be left to trust? Shot and edited with Melville’s trademark cool and featuring masterfully stylized dialogue and performances, Le Doulos (slang for an informant) is one of the filmmaker’s most gripping crime dramas. Screenplay by Melville, adapted from the best-selling novel by Pierre Lesou (Un Condé), with top-notch cinematography by Nicolas Hayer (Le Corbeau).

Hi-Res Poster

Trailer Embed Code

Click here to learn more at Kino Lorber Edu. Interested in bringing Le Doulos (Special Edition) aka The Finger Man to your school or library? If you'd like to have an in-class viewing, on-campus screening, or purchase the DVD for your library's collection, please visit our site or contact Estelle Grosso at EDU@kinolorber.com or call (212) 629-6880 with your request.

To read more about Kino Lorber Edu's terms of use and ordering information, visit Kino Lorber Edu.

Join the conversation
'@KinoLorber' on Jan. 21 2021 at 5:21pm
RT' @IndieWire': #IdentifyingFeatures Review: An Artful New Perspective on the Mexican Migrant Crisis' https://t.co/OLkiSNeOPj'' https://t.co/a7…'
'@KinoLorber' on Jan. 21 2021 at 3:29pm
RT' @StampShelley': An important reminder from Lois Weber's SENSATION SEEKERS. (Out soon from' @KinoLorber' with commentary by yours truly.) h…
'@KinoLorber' on Jan. 21 2021 at 3:28pm
RT' @AFISilver': IDENTIFYING FEATURES opens Fri 1/22 in our Virtual Screening Room! ' @fer_valadez's' feature debut is a lyrical thriller that…
'@KinoLorber' on Jan. 21 2021 at 3:27pm
RT' @BrattleTheatre': Area Premiere! A Middle-aged Mexican mother goes on an increasingly dangerous quest to find out the fate of her son who…
'@KinoLorber' on Jan. 21 2021 at 3:27pm
RT' @DenverFilm': IDENTIFYING FEATURES (SIN SEÑAS PARTICULARES) picked up Best International Feature at the' @weare_thegotham' Awards. It's a…
'@KinoLorber' on Jan. 21 2021 at 3:26pm
RT' @FilmLinc': Fernanda Valadez's IDENTIFYING FEATURES, opening tomorrow in our Virtual Cinema, is a' @nytimes' Critic's Pick! "It’s a confid…
'@KinoLorber' on Jan. 21 2021 at 3:25pm
RT' @nytimesarts': The Mexican drama "Identifying Features" is a sophisticated acknowledgment of the powerlessness that migrants face. A Crit…
'@KinoLorber' on Jan. 21 2021 at 3:24pm
A triumphant and award-winning directorial debut from Mexican filmmaker' @fer_valadez', IDENTIFYING FEATURES is now p…' https://t.co/57k20mMOQQ'
'@KinoLorber' on Jan. 21 2021 at 1:42pm
RT' @KLStudioClassic': Coming May 11th! Tank (1984) • Audio Commentary by Journalist Bryan Reesman • 4 Radio Spots • Theatrical Trailer Wri…
Tweet Now!

Inquiries & Press

General Inquiries

Kino Lorber, Inc.
333 W. 39th St., Ste. 503
New York, NY 10018
Tel. (212) 629-6880
Tel. (800) 562-3330
Fax. (212) 714-0871

Press & Media

For publicity assistance and press inquiries please contact us by emailing dninh@kinolorber.com or calling 212-629-6880.

Educational

Please visit our educational site at www.KinoLorberEDU.com

For assistance with educational orders, please contact us at:

Phone:212-629-6880
Fax: 212-714-0871
Email: edu@kinolorber.com