Directed by Marcel L’Herbier and Paolo Moffa. With Micheline Presle. This forgotten rarity is an opulent version of Bulwer-Lytton’s novel that was shot in Italy and France over a two-year period. Dubbed in English. Preceded at 6:30 by the 25-min. documentary Pompeii: Once There Was a City (USA, 1970).
France/Italy,1950, approx. 95 min.
Admission is $9; CMA members, seniors 65 & over, and students $7; or one CMA Film Series voucher. Vouchers, in books of ten, can be purchased at the Ticket Center for $70 (CMA members $60).