Falconetti

French postcard. Photo: Studio G.L. Manuel Frères. Caption: 'Á Campari le délicieux apéritif' (To Campari, the delicious aperitif).

 

Renée Falconetti (1892-1946), aka Maria Falconetti and simply Falconetti, was a French actress. Though she had a long stage career, and played in two other silent films, she is mostly known for her major performance in Carl Dreyer’s silent film La passion de Jeanne d’Arc (1928).

 

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Taken on August 1, 2012