Original 1969 reviews of “irresistible” My Night at Maud’s


This one by Vincent Canby predicts My Night At Maud’s will “prove irresistible.” He even dared to call the film “civilized!” (but added a qualifier, of course). Full text here (click for larger image):

As Canby mentions, Maud’s is the first of Rohmer’s Six Moral Tales to be released in the US (it was number 4 of 6 in the series to be completed). The following article discusses the overall growth and success of French films in 1969 (click for larger version):

My Night at Maud’s plays NWFF June 19-25 at 7pm.


Tags: ,

%d bloggers like this: