A forged 500-franc note is cynically passed from person to person and shop to shop, until it falls into the hands of a genuine innocent who doesn't see it for what it is - which will have devastating consequences on his life, causing him to turn to crime and murder...
Press conference from the 1983 Cannes Film Festival
L’argent, A to Z, a new video essay by film scholar James Quandt
New English subtitle translation
An essay by critic Adrian Martin and a newly expanded 1983 interview with director Robert Bresson by critic Michel Ciment