Rediscover Jacques Feyder: French Film Master
Three-disc set features silent classics by European director Jacques Feyder. Two French Foreign Legion soldiers discover the mysterious kingdom of Atlantis (while serving in the Sahara Desert!) and its desirable queen, in the visually spectacular "Queen Of Atlantis (L'Atlantide)" (1920). Jean Angelo, Stacia Napierkowska star. Next, French vegetable peddler "Crainquebille" (1922) experiences a deeply emotional journey after a rough encounter with the law and befriending a young orphan. Maurice de Feraudy, Jean Forest star. Finally, Forest stars in "Faces Of Children (Visages D'Enfants)" (1925), playing a young boy struggling with the death of his mother and his father's decision to remarry. Victor Vina, Suzy Vernon also star. The restored films feature color tinting. 6 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: music score. Silent with music score.