Danton (1932 film)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Directed by André Roubaud
Starring Jacques Grétillat, Jacques Dumesnil and Andrée Ducret
Release date
1932 (France)
Country France
Language French

Danton is a 1932 French historical drama film directed by André Roubaud and starring Jacques Grétillat, Andrée Ducret and Jacques Dumesnil. It depicts the life of the French revolutionary Georges Danton and his eventual execution by hardliners of the Revolution. It was based in part on the 1929 play The Danton Case by Stanisława Przybyszewska.[1]



  1. ^ Stam & Raengo p.195


  • Oscherwitz, Dayna. Past Forward: French Cinema and the Post-Colonial Heritage. SIU Press, 2010.
  • Stam, Robert & Raengo, Alessandra. A Companion to Literature and Film. John Wiley & Sons, 2004.

External links[edit]