In an open-air dance hall, the members of Leca's gang are relaxing with their ladies. One of them, Marie, aka "Casque d'Or" (Golden Helmet) meets Manda, a carpenter. Her man Roland belongs to the jealous kind, and Leca himself has his eye on her. A story of love, death, friendship and jealousy during the Belle Epoque. Written by
L'histoire d'une femme dont chaque amour fut...
Did You Know?
The film failed miserably on its release in France. Across the English Channel, however, it was a hit, with Simone Signoret
winning the BAFTA for Best Actress in a Foreign-Language Film and the movie itself being nominated for Best Film. See more
Featured in Mémoires pour Simone