The Smiling Madame Beudet

The Smiling Madame Beudet (1922) Director: Germaine Dulac ★★★★★ The Smiling Madame Beudet (or La Souriante Madame Beudet) is a moody but beautifully painted impressionistic short French film. Germaine Dulac, a woman, had developed a taste for the avant-garde and surrealist cinema, and later scholars have dubbed Madame Beudet a "feminist" film, though that label is debatable. … Continue reading The Smiling Madame Beudet