Michel Simon

Born: 9 April 1895, Geneva
Died: 30 May 1975, Bry-sur-Marne

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Highlighted works

  • L' Atalante

    L' Atalante

    Newly-weds begin their life together on a working barge in this luminous and poetic romance, the only feature film by director Jean Vigo.

  • La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc

    La Passion de Jeanne d'Arc

    Silent cinema at its most sublimely expressive, Carl Theodor Dreyer’s masterpiece is an austere but hugely affecting dramatisation of the trial of St Joan.


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