Friday, March 09, 2007

The Passion of Joan of Arc


The Passion of Joan of Arc is a long-lost 1928 film on the trial and martyrdom of this saint. We have the Criterion Collection version of this film.

Here's the film without the beautiful musical score in the Criterion edition and without the Criterion subtitles:



This movie is # 6 on the Arts and Faith list of the top 100 Spiritually Significant Films.

The picture at the top of this post is from imagesjournal.com, where there are more images from the film as well as information about the Criterion Collection DVD.

9/12/2007:

The Criterion Contraption has a review.

9/20/2007:

1001Flicks has a review.

2 comments:

  1. Yes, that's the same youtube video embedded in the post above. It is a beautiful movie.

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