The Black Diamond (1941 film)

The Black Diamond (French: Le diamant noir) is a 1941 French drama film directed by Jean Delannoy and starring Charles Vanel, Louise Carletti and Gaby Morlay.[1] It is a remake of the 1922 silent film of the same title.

The Black Diamond
Directed byJean Delannoy
Produced byRené Keller
Written byJean Aicard (novel)
Jean Delannoy
StarringCharles Vanel
Louise Carletti
Gaby Morlay
Music byHenri Goublier
CinematographyFédote Bourgasoff
Les Films Minerva
Distributed byLes Films Minerva
Release date
25 June 1941
Running time
98 minutes

The film's sets were designed by the art director Marcel Magniez.


  • Charles Vanel as François Mitry
  • Louise Carletti as Nora Mitry
  • Gaby Morlay as Mademoiselle Marthe Dubard
  • Maurice Escande as Guy de Fresnoy
  • Carlettina as Nora à 9ans
  • Henriette Delannoy as Madame de Morigny
  • Jeanne Véniat as Cathy
  • Gabrielle Davran as Soeur Angèle
  • Paul Demange as Le chauffeur
  • Hélène Constant as Thérèse Mitry
  • Guy Denancy as Jacques Maurin
  • Michel Retaux as Jacques à 12ans
  • Jacques Roussel as Vincent
  • Georges Paulais as Un invité


  1. The A to Z of French Cinema p.306


  • Dayna Oscherwitz & MaryEllen Higgins. The A to Z of French Cinema. Scarecrow Press, 2009.
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