La Rue sans nom
La Rue sans nom is a novel by Marcel Aymé, published in June 1930. It was adapted into a film in 1934 by Pierre Chenal.
The story focus on a street in the Parisian banlieue where live Italian and French workers. Their neighborhood will soon be demolished and a mysterious character hides himself in this street.
The main themes are xenophobia, poverty, the importance of alcohol, love, madness and aging
Notes and references
- ^ Albert Schinz, « L'année Littéraire Mil Neuf Cent Trente » The Modern Language Journal, 1931 (Feb.)Vol. 15, No. 5, pp. 361-370.
- ^ Street Without a Name on IMDB