NOT A GRANDE DAME (For Jeanne Moreau)
In memory of Jeanne Moreau (1928-2017).
A video tribute to the intelligence and humility of her acting, made on the morning of the news of her death.
Featuring a film sequence from ASCENSEUR POUR L'ÉCHAFAUD/ELEVATOR TO THE GALLOWS (Louis Malle, 1958, with music by Miles Davis), and segments from an interview Jeanne Moreau participated in with Charlie Rose in 2002 (online here: youtu.be/Q1MIYbuV6fk).
See also David Hudson's collection of tributes to Moreau at the Criterion website: criterion.com/current/posts/4778-the-daily-jeanne-moreau-1928-2017