Watch this video and more on The Criterion Channel

Watch this video and more on The Criterion Channel

Start your free trial

Already subscribed? Sign in

Max Douy on THE RULES OF THE GAME

The Rules of the Game • 9m 8s

Up Next in The Rules of the Game

  • Mila Parély on THE RULES OF THE GAME

    Actor Mila Parély appeared in over forty films, including Jean Renoir’s THE RULES OF THE GAME, Jean Cocteau’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, and Max Ophuls’s LE PLAISIR. This 1995 interview with her was produced by Jacques Motte for his documentary HISTOIRE D’UN TOURNAGE EN SOLOGNE, about the making of TH...

  • Alain Renoir

    The son of Jean Renoir and the grandson of Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Alain Renoir worked as an assistant cameraman on two of his father’s films—LA BÊTE HUMAINE and THE RULES OF THE GAME—before coming to the United States and embarking on a career as a professor of comparative literature. This interv...

  • Staging in THE RULES OF THE GAME

    Jean Renoir’s THE RULES OF THE GAME is famed for its deep-focus photography and intricate staging. Professor Kristin Thompson analyzes the elaborate construction—and mesmerizing chaos—of Renoir’s symphonic tragicomedy.