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In order to be technically free of the mortal sin of suicide, a young man who has given up on the world pays a drug-addict to shoot him. Charles, who is a student, has tried political action and investigated the claims of religion but ultimately finds nothing which will change the overwhelming bleakness he feels surrounded by. In this austere movie by director Robert Bresson, the power of the sto...

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Directed by

Robert Bresson

Written by

Robert Bresson (Screenplay)

Runtime

93 minutes

Country

France

Language

French

Cast

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