“...the most stunningly creative piece of television this week”
“...a searing portrait of a woman spurned”
Danielle de Niese
Francis Poulenc (from the play by Jean Cocteau)
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY
Originally based on Jean Cocteau's 1928 play, La Voix Humaine examines the change that the technology of the telephone was to bring to humans and how they conducted their relationships. Featuring only a single character, the woman known only as Elle, it has been regarded as a career-defining challenge and has attracted many actresses and singers since it was premiered.
La Voix Humane is a Trademark Films, Painted Doll and K418 Arts Production for BBC.