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France, 1719. Louis 14th died four years ago, Philippe d'Orleans is the regent. He is a liberal and a libertine. His right-hand man, Dubois, an atheistic and cupid priest, as libertine as Philippe, tries to take advantage of a little rebellion lead by a Breton squire (Pontallec) and of the famine to become archbishop... Description of the life of the court in this period of transition where the Fr...

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Directed by

Bertrand Tavernier

Written by

Jean Aurenche (Screenplay)
Bertrand Tavernier (Screenplay)

Runtime

114 minutes

Country

France

Language

French

Cast

Keywords

priest incest cannibal prisoner amputation scandal deportation