Peace in the Fields takes place around 1925. Stanne a wealthy Flemish farmer, is alleged to have murdered his fiancée 20 years before. Although the case against him was dismissed fierce ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Christian Barbier ...
Stanne Vanasche
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Louis
Claire Wauthion ...
Lodia
Héléna Manson ...
Johanna
Arlette Schreiber ...
Rosa
Nicole Valberg ...
Julia
Lucien Raimbourg ...
Jardinier
Vandéric ...
Aloysius
Marthe Dugard ...
Soeur Thérésia
Josi Jolet ...
Jules
Irène Vernal ...
Fine
Gilbert Charles ...
Curé
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Marc Audier ...
Kobus
Marie-Henriette Claes ...
La soeur
Anne-Marie Ferrières ...
Anna
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Peace in the Fields takes place around 1925. Stanne a wealthy Flemish farmer, is alleged to have murdered his fiancée 20 years before. Although the case against him was dismissed fierce resentment still burns between his family and that of Johanna, the victim's mother. And then the farmer's son falls in love with the girl's younger sister. Johanna forbids their marriage and her old enemy starts to feel again the pangs of conscience, the need to confess the crime. Written by Anonymous

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Based on the novel 'Paix sur les champs' by the Flemish -but in French writing- writer Marie Gevers. See more »

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