Quai des Orfevres

Directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot

Year: 1947
Running Time: 106
Color Type: B&W
Aspect Ratio: 1.37:1
Country: France
Language: French
Genres: Drama, Crime
Shop Home Video

Quai des Orfevres

Cast
Louis Jouvet
Suzy Delair
Bernard Blier
Simone Renant
Pierre Larquey
Jeanne Fusier-Gir

Crew
Directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot


Marguerite and Maurice have a testing marriage. Living in postwar Paris, Marguerite works in a music hall as a singer, performing under the name Jenny Lamour. Maurice, despite his comfortable living as a pianist, is incredibly jealous of Marguerite's nightlife – especially of the men who ogle her. When the aristocrat Georges Brignon invites Jenny to dinner to promise her a film role, Maurice follows and threatens him in the restaurant. Marguerite leaves Maurice after this, driving Maurice to madness and sending him over the edge. He goes to Brignon's house to kill him, only to find the man dropped dead on the floor...and Marguerite's coat slung over the couch. An Inspector Antoine is assigned to investigate the case, bringing the lovers back together to check their alibis and solve the murder.

Interested in bringing Quai des Orfevres 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 contact Estelle Grosso at EDU@kinolorber.com or call (212) 629-6880 with your request.

Quai des Orfevres may also be available with Public Performance Rights (PPR) and Digital Site Licensing (DSL) for colleges and universities. To purchase the DVD with PPR or DSL, please contact Estelle Grosso at EDU@kinolorber.com or call (212) 629-6880. Click here to learn more at Kino Lorber Edu.

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

Join the conversation
'@KinoLorber' on Feb. 17 2020 at 9:50pm
RT' @linnea_jane': If it's not already, get Bacurau on your list to watch next month! Delirious yet super slick genre-smashing head-carnage a…
'@KinoLorber' on Feb. 17 2020 at 6:47pm
Opens March 6th in NYC, expanding March 13th in LA and beyond!' https://t.co/JnESJK4gLA'' https://t.co/ucJB39SiFv'
'@KinoLorber' on Feb. 17 2020 at 11:47am
Brazilian box office hit and Cannes Jury Prize-winner BACURAU is arriving in NYC March 6th and expanding wider on M…' https://t.co/tdCEtZ943u'
'@KinoLorber' on Feb. 17 2020 at 10:17am
RT' @MarlowNYC': Is BEANPOLE the first great movie of 2020? Signs point to yes.' https://t.co/mB1USxgVcD'
'@KinoLorber' on Feb. 17 2020 at 10:04am
"Directed by the prodigiously gifted Kantemir Balogov... it's a profound – and profoundly beautiful – tale of two w…' https://t.co/ioA5eWzIQO'
'@KinoLorber' on Feb. 17 2020 at 9:59am
RT' @DVDBeaver': OUT TUESDAY IN THE US: Serge Gainsbourg's "Je t'aime moi non plus" Blu-ray' @KinoLorber' US:' https://t.co/axz2iPpUoh' OUR REVIE…
'@KinoLorber' on Feb. 17 2020 at 9:59am
RT' @DVDBeaver': OUT TUESDAY IN THE US: "The Light at the Edge of the World" Blu-ray' @KinoLorber' US:' https://t.co/XyzkQjCMau' OUR REVIEW; http…
'@KinoLorber' on Feb. 17 2020 at 9:59am
RT' @DVDBeaver': OUT TUESDAY IN THE US: "The Man Who Was Sherlock Holmes" Blu-ray' @KinoLorber' US:' https://t.co/hsANa7qmfp' OUR REVIEW; https:/…
'@KinoLorber' on Feb. 17 2020 at 9:59am
RT' @DVDBeaver': OUT TUESDAY IN THE US: 1943's "The Adventures of Baron Munchausen" Blu-ray' @KinoLorber' US:' https://t.co/APBIPrqpvo' OUR REVIE…
'@KinoLorber' on Feb. 16 2020 at 3:20pm
RT' @IndieWire': ICYMI: Check out the first U.S. trailer for Kleber Mendonça Filho and Juliano Dornelles’ wholly unclassifiable genre thrille…
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