La Parure

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  • The story of a woman who borrows her friend's necklace, only to lose it, this dramatization of Maupassant's cynical and caustic tale will delight students of all levels.


  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Oct. 13, 2006.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
  • Mode of access: Internet.
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform.
  • In French.


  • Prelude: Introduction to Mme. Loisel and M. Loisel (2:49) -- Mathilde Borrows a Diamond Necklace (2:51) -- Mathilde: Belle of the Party (2:26) -- Lost Necklace Must Be Replaced (3:33) -- Paying Off the Debt: Drudgery and Poverty (2:51) -- Mathilde Remembers the Night of the Ball (3:02) -- Truth About the Necklace Revealed (1:27)
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