René Clair 1898-1981
Arena: René Clair - An Evening with René Clair (1981)
Yet another gem from the BBC Arena documentary series, this time on the French film director, René Clair.
Features archival interviews with Clair and more recent interviews for the programme with Claude Autant-Lara, Gina Lollobrigida, Claude Chabrol, Leslie Caron and Jean-Pierre Cassel.
The documentary features many clips of films from Clair's career and has a running time of approximately 55mins.
This was first broadcast on the BBC in 1981 and was originally recorded onto VHS and that time.