The River (1951)
Three adolescent girls growing up in Bengal, India, learn their lessons in life after falling for an older American soldier.
At the New York Film Festival, director Wes Anderson, a great fan of Jean Renoir, talked about how Martin Scorsese showed him a print of The River. The River was hugely influential upon Wes Anderson's 2007 film, The Darjeeling Limited.
Director: Jean Renoir
Writers: Rumer Godden (novel), Rumer Godden (screenplay)
Stars: Patricia Walters, Nora Swinburne and Esmond Knight
Added to the calendar on Tuesday May 21st, 2013 1:34 PM