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This Surrealist Spanish film, with a title referencing the Communist Manifesto, strings together short incidents based on the life of director Luis Buñuel. Presented as chance encounters, these loosely related, intersecting situations, all without a consistent protagonist, reach from the 19th century to the 1970s. Touching briefly on subjects such as execution, pedophilia, incest, and sex, the fil...

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Directed by

Luis Buñuel

Written by

Jean-Claude Carrière (Writer)
Luis Buñuel (Writer)

Runtime

104 minutes

Country

Italy, France

Language

French

Tagline

Luis Bunuel's kinkiest comedy.

Cast

Keywords

incest monk paris france anarchic comedy society

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Lists

#504 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?