Clouzot: Early Works (DVD) Description:

Clouzot: Early Works Before directing his first feature Henri-Georges Clouzot (The Wages of Fear Diabolique) spent ten years learning the ropes. During this prolific period as a screenwriter he learned cinematic grammar and began to forge his style. To better know and understand Henri-Georges Clouzot you have to discover these rare films of which he was one of the principal architects. Kino Classics is proud to present CLOUZOT: THE EARLY WORKS which collects six varied features he worked on from 1931-1933: frothy comedies boxing dramas musicals and melodramas. The set includes his directorial debut – the short film The Terror of Batignolles (1931) which anticipates his canonical thrillers to come. Clouzot: Early Works (DVD)