Friday, December 8, 2017, 7:00 p.m.
Museum of the Moving Image - Redstone Theater
Dir. Jules Dassin. 1955, 118 mins. DCP. With Jean Servais, Carl Möhner. Tony Le Stéphanois (Jean Servais), back from prison after taking a rap for Jo le Suédois (Carl Möhner), is ready to settle a few scores and mastermind a brilliant jewel heist. A worldwide smash hit, Rififi earned director Jules Dassin the Best Director prize at Cannes and set the standard for screen robberies for decades to come. Rialto’s 2000 reissue featured a new subtitles by Brooklyn-born, Paris-based translator Lenny Borger, who has worked on all of the company’s French releases.
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