Ascenseur pour l’échafaud (Elevator to the Gallows)

Monday February 18   7pm

Ascenseur pour l’échafaud (Elevator to the Gallows)

Louis Malle, DCP (restored), 91 min, France, 1958 (French, German)

Miles Davis’ groundbreaking jazz score sustains the suspense in this early French New Wave thriller, in which a woman (Jeanne Moreau) plots to kill her husband with the help of her lover.

Co-sponsored by Union Sociocultural Programming