Les enfants (The Children) (1985)

Les enfants (The Children)


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More of a commentary on life as seen by Marguerite Duras than a movie on a family's internal relationships, this intriguing story focuses on Ernesto, a seven-year-old (played by the adult Alexander Bougosslavsky) who leaves school after several weeks because he is not interested in learning. Convinced there is no knowledge of any use in a spiritually dead world, Ernesto goes his own melancholy way, espousing his theories. His father Enrico (Daniel Gelin) cannot fathom his son's behavior, but his … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Directed By: , , ,
Written By: Marguerite Duras, Dan Franck, Christian Vincent
Christal Films


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