The Zusvex Company presents "Landru" from 12 years
"Every society has the criminals it deserves," said criminologist Alexandre Lacassagne. With his 11 alleged murders, Henri Désiré Landru was one of the symptoms of an era troubled by a traumatic war. Yoann Pencolé invites us to relive the 1922 trial in which all-Paris crowded at the time, fascinated by this sordid soap opera. Manipulating the shadow and the muppet, the three narrators-puppeteers portray a man of many facets: the good father, the murderer in series, the fugitive or the scapegoat. The lawsuit of the century in an in camera to make you cold in the back.