of the greatest movie star in France in the 30's.
She was the Vamp,
the Femme Fatale, Lady Killer.
For 15 years she appeared
in about 30 movies, starring with actors like Jean Gabin and Eric
Then she vanished after World War II, broke and forgotten...
site is mainly based on Daniel Arsand's book, "Mireille Balin
ou la beauté foudroyée".