Phantom (1922) F.W. Murnau

Phantom poster

Lorenz Lubota is a city official with no purpose in life. On his way to work, he is crushed by a woman driving a carriage. Lorenz becomes obsessed with the female rider.

The Faithful Heart (1923) Jean Epstein

The Faithful Heart poster

Marie wants to escape from her job and also from her lover, Paul, an unemployed drunk. She dreams of going off with Jean, a dockworker. The two men quarrel and fight over Marie on two occasions, but Paul retains a hold over her.

Nana (1926) Jean Renoir

Nana poster

When the vivacious and beautiful Nana bombs at the Théâtre des Variétés, she embarks on the life of a courtesan, using her allure and charisma to entice and pleasure men.

J’accuse! (1919) Abel Gance

JAccuse

The poet Jean is in love with François’s wife. The tension between the two men will be replaced by friendship when they go to the same front to fight. War will test their company.