Jules et Jim Poster

Release Date: January 23rd, 1962

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary
In the carefree days before World War I, introverted Austrian author Jules (Oskar Werner) strikes up a friendship with the exuberant Frenchman Jim (Henri Serre). Both men fall for the impulsive and beautiful Catherine (Jeanne Moreau), but it's Jules who wins her hand. After the war, Jim visits Jules, Catherine and their daughter in their Austrian home and discovers not only that his feelings for Catherine are unchanged, but also that they're reciprocated.

Cast: Jeanne Moreau, Oskar Werner, Henri Serre, Marie Dubois, Vanna Urbino, Sabine Haudepin, Serge Rezvani, Kate Noelle

Director: François Truffaut

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Les Films du Carrosse

Distributors: Janus Films, Alpha Filmes, Criterion Collection

Keywords: Forbidden love, Emotional, Daughter, Love triangle, Rivalry, Friendship, Wife, Endearing, Friend


Nominated Foreign Actress
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1963)
Nominated Film and British Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1963)