About

Foreign Legion officer Galoup recalls his once glorious life, training troops in the Gulf of Djibouti. His existence there was happy, strict and regimented, until the arrival of a promising young recruit, Sentain, plants the seeds of jealousy in Galoup's mind.

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Directed by

Claire Denis

Written by

Claire Denis (Screenplay)
Jean-Pol Fargeau (Screenplay)
Herman Melville (Story)

Runtime

93 minutes

Country

France

Language

French

Tagline

Maybe freedom begins with remorse

Cast

Keywords

woman director dance masculinity foreign legion power play djibouti gay

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