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L'Ennui

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Drama, Romance
Release Date:October 8, 1999
Running time:120 minutes
Cast:Charles Berling, Sophie Guillemin, Arielle Dombasle, Robert Kramer, Alice Grey
Director:Cedric Kahn
Producer:Paulo Branco
Writer:Laurence Ferreira Barbosa, Cedric Kahn
Distributor:Phaedra Cinema

Description: Based on the novel of Alberto Moravia, "L'Ennui" tells us the story of a philosphy teacher (Charles Berling) who, just separated from his wife, meets the young and buxom Cecilia, former model of a painter who died making love to her. As their relationship grows, we fall with Berling into despair (when he is unable to quit her even if he wants to) and even jealousy. The famous scholar cannot find relief in his knowledge, nor in his irritated former wife and is therefore condemned to wander alone, following this woman, directly out from a Renoir painting, he love and despise at the same time and his depiction is really living.

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