Monsieur Fernando PDF

1976 French film directed by Joseph Losey, with Alain Delon monsieur Fernando PDF in the title role. France is occupied by the Nazis.


Robert Klein, apparently apolitical, is a well-to-do art dealer, Roman Catholic and Alsatian by birth, who takes advantage of French Jews who need to sell artworks to raise cash to leave the country. The film offers no clear resolution of its contradictory evidence and blind alleys. According to Vincent Canby, the filmmakers « are not as interested in the workings of the plot as in matters of identity and obsession ». The film was nominated for the Palme d’Or at the 1976 Cannes Film Festival but lost to Taxi Driver. Klein, an article by Christopher Weedman, at Senses of Cinema. What Cornelius Gurlitt Could Have Learned from Monsieur Robert Klein, an article by Karen Loew, at Forward.

Obra de Louis Henri de Rudder. Entró en el ejército en 1786 a la edad de 16 años, fue ascendido a segundo teniente en 1791 y a capitán dos años después. En 1805 contribuyó decisivamente a la victoria napoleónica en la batalla de Austerlitz tomando el cerro Pratzen. Importantes museos franceses, ingleses y americanos, además de coleccionistas privados, poseen actualmente una enorme cantidad de obras españolas cumbres del arte cuyo origen está en el expolio sistemático que realizó en iglesias y conventos españoles, principalmente en Andalucía y Sevilla.