Augustine
A professor studying 'hysteria' in the 1890s finds himself attracted to one of his patients.

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The Day Of The Crows
Animated story of a boy who leads a wild existence deep in the forest until the day he discovers civilised life in a neighbouring village and meets a girl who lives there.

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In The House
Fiction and reality become blurred between a teacher and student.
Jappeloup
The story of a man's faith in a horse that could jump.
A Lady In Paris
A woman leaves Estonia to look after an elderly Estonian woman... but finds her services are less than welcome.

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The Nun
A portrait of suffering focused on a young woman forced to become a nun because her parents cannot afford a dowry for her.
Populaire
An insurance agent grooms a wayward secretary for a speed typing contest, and falls in love in the process.

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Renoir
The old age of the artist, exploring his relationship with a model and his son.
The Suicide Shop
In a town of depressives, one family has found a suicidal niche.
Thérèse Desqueyroux
A young aristocrat in a loveless marriage begins to strain against the bounds of her existence.
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A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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