“Nouvelle Vague” before the concept existed. Set in gritty post war Paris, in black & white. Jeanne Moreau in a scene from “Ascenseur pour l’Echafaud, “Lift to the Scaffold”. 1958 film directed by 24 year old Louis Malle, a richly atmospheric thriller unfolding over a restless Parisian night. Starring beautiful Jeanne Moreau, Maurice Ronet , also with Lino Ventura & Charles Denner.. A now legendary music score by Miles Davis.Winner of the prestigious Prix Louis Delluc. Shown at the Institut Francais Cine Lumiere, during their Sunday vintage film programmes.