FILM : Paris Blues
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Paris Blues 1961 Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward, Sidney Poitier, Louis Armstrong, Diahann Carroll, Serge Reggiani Paris (France)
Director : Martin Ritt   Production Company : Pennebaker Productions, Diane Productions, Jason Films  Region : FRANCE

Two expatriate American jazz musicians living in Paris meet and fall in love with two American girls on vacation.

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Paris Blues - To a jazz soundtrack, the skyline of Paris fills the screen with the Eiffel Tower just visible through the sunlight to the right of Palais Garnier.
Paris Blues

parbl001. To a jazz soundtrack, the skyline of Paris fills the screen with the Eiffel Tower just visible through the sunlight to the right of Palais Garnier.

Paris Blues - As the camera pans left, the dome of Église Saint-Augustin and the tower of Eglise de la Trinité come into sight.
Paris Blues

parbl002. As the camera pans left, the dome of Église Saint-Augustin and the tower of Eglise de la Trinité come into sight.

Paris Blues - The 180 degree shot seems to have been taken from the roof of Société Thierry de Maigret on Rue de Montholon 75009.
Paris Blues

parbl003. The 180 degree shot seems to have been taken from the roof of Société Thierry de Maigret on Rue de Montholon 75009.

Paris Blues - The treetops in Square Monothon can be seen from the centre to the left.
Paris Blues

parbl004. The treetops in Square Monothon can be seen from the centre to the left.

Paris Blues - The pan nears its end as the Basilique du Sacré-Cœur de Montmartre comes into view before a wipe crosses the screen to take us to the studio set. The roof in the centre belongs to the building at the corner of Rue la Fayette and Rue de Montholon.
Paris Blues

parbl005. The pan nears its end as the Basilique du Sacré-Cœur de Montmartre comes into view before a wipe crosses the screen to take us to the studio set. The roof in the centre belongs to the building at the corner of Rue la Fayette and Rue de Montholon.

Paris Blues - Moving through the set, the shot finds Marie Séoul (Barbara Laage) as she walks towards Club 33. Studios de Boulogne in Boulogne-Billancourt, Hauts-de-Seine.
Paris Blues

parbl006. Moving through the set, the shot finds Marie Séoul (Barbara Laage) as she walks towards Club 33. Studios de Boulogne in Boulogne-Billancourt, Hauts-de-Seine.

Paris Blues - As a train draws out of the station, jazz fans await the arrival of Wild Man Moore. This is Saint-Lazare station seen from the Place de l'Europe in the 8th arrondissement.
Paris Blues

parbl007. As a train draws out of the station, jazz fans await the arrival of Wild Man Moore. This is Saint-Lazare station seen from the Place de l'Europe in the 8th arrondissement.

Paris Blues - Meeting Wild Man Moore off the boat train from Le Havre, Ram Bowen (Paul Newman) pauses to look at a poster of the famous jazz musician.
Paris Blues

parbl008. Meeting Wild Man Moore off the boat train from Le Havre, Ram Bowen (Paul Newman) pauses to look at a poster of the famous jazz musician.

Paris Blues - Two of the fans recognise Ram and stop the trombone player on his way to the platform.
Paris Blues

parbl009. Two of the fans recognise Ram and stop the trombone player on his way to the platform.

Paris Blues - After Ram performs at Club 33, his pal Eddie Cook (Sidney Poitier) and Connie Lampson (Diahann Carroll) pause as they cross Pont de l'Archevêché. In the background stands Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris.
Paris Blues

parbl010. After Ram performs at Club 33, his pal Eddie Cook (Sidney Poitier) and Connie Lampson (Diahann Carroll) pause as they cross Pont de l'Archevêché. In the background stands Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris.

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