In pre-WWI Paris, two friends, Jules (Austrian) and Jim (French), fall in love with the same woman, Catherine. But Catherine loves and marries Jules. When they meet again in Germany after the war, Catherine starts to love Jim - This is the story of three people in love, a love that doesn't affect their friendship, and about how their relationship evolves with the years.
A Hymn to Life and Love
Did You Know?
When Jim first visits Jules' home in Austria, Catherine shows him a picture of Jules costumed as Mozart. Oskar Werner
, the actor who plays Jules, also portrayed Mozart in an earlier film. See more
When Jim recites La Marseillaise, the sound doesn't quite match up to the way that his lips are moving. See more
Either it's raining or I'm dreaming.
Referenced in De Avond van de Filmmuziek
Written by Serge Rezvani
Performed by Jeanne Moreau
Played at the guitar by Serge Rezvani See more