Marco de Gastyne – La merveilleuse vie de Jeanne d’Arc AKA Saint Joan the Maid (1929)


Restoration in 1983.

Plot summary not found. (but probably no need for this one.)
Just some descriptions from

A little forgotten by the historians the cinema because of film of Dreyer left the previous year, this “Jeanne d’ Arc”, in a very different style, is however remarkably carried out. We are here in the more popular register of the great historical reconstitutions with great reinforcement of horses and ebullient oil. With a superb Jeanne d’ sixteen year old Arc, interpreted by Simone Genevois.

This spectacle film was produced by the production branch of Rapid-Film: Les Productions Natan. The release of this film came within the sphere of the merged operations of the Rapid-Film and Pathé-Cinéma companies. Continue reading