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Belle de Jour (24-May-1967)

Director: Luis Buñuel

Writers: Luis Buñuel; Jean-Claude Carrière

From novel by: Joseph Kessel

Keywords: Drama, Prostitution

Beautiful young Séverine, married to a surgeon but sexually distant from him, enacts her fantasies of domination and humiliation by working weekday afternoons at a high-class brothel. One of her clients, Marcel, develops a dangerous obsession with her. Won the Leone d'Oro at the Venice Film Festival, and the Bodil Award for Best European Film.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Catherine Deneuve
22-Oct-1943   Dancer in the Dark
Geneviève Page
13-Dec-1927   Belle de Jour
Michel Piccoli
27-Dec-1925   La Belle Noiseuse


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