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World Cinema: Leon Morin, Priest

on BBC Two England

A French film with English sub-titles.
Starring Jean-Paul Belmondo, Emmanuele Riva
The story of a rural priest and an unbelieving young widow.

A film of which the Press said: "A hauntingly beautiful film... A rare and wonderful experience in the cinema... A subtle, profoundly sincere study of a woman's conversion to religion... A film which strengthens its hold on you... A remarkable film"

Contributors

Director:
Jean-Pierre Melville
Lion Morin:
Jean-Paul Belmondo
Barny:
Emmanuele Riva
Christine:
Irene Tunc
Sabine:
Nicole Mirel
Edelman:
Marco Behar

BBC Two England

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