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The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928): “Will I be with You tonight in Paradise?”

A work of intense beauty, The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928, dir. Carl Theodor Dreyer) is a silent film which has absolutely stood the test of time. This film chronicles the trial, imprisonment and execution of Joan of Arc at the hands of the English in 1431. Starring Maria (RenĂ©e Jeanne) Falconetti as the […]