HOTEL DU NORD
Directed by : Marcel CARNÉ
Year of production : 1938 Country : FRANCE Length : 95 minutes
The film focuses on a small hotel in a working-class district of Paris, and relates a serie of human dramas taking place inside its walls. In one of the rooms, a star-cross couple contemplates a double suicide. Another room is inhabited by a prostitute and her cowardly pimp who has denounced his friend to the police. The overal story probes into the relationship of the many couples living in the same roof.