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The Inner Scar (1972)

La cicatrice intérieure (original title)
A composition of symbolic, surreal and almost mystic images.

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Man / Devil
Christian Päffgen ...
Child / LittleBrother (as Christian Aaron Boulogne)
Daniel Pommereulle ...
Sheperd
Pierre Clémenti ...
Horseman / Archer
Balthazar Clémenti ...
Baby
Jean-Pierre Kalfon ...
Fire-keeper / King
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A composition of symbolic, surreal and almost mystic images.

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Drama | Fantasy | Music

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The film has no opening or closing credits. The director has forbidden subtitles in this film. The film was entirely filmed on location. See more »

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[first lines]
The Woman: Where are you taking me?
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Featured in Henri Langlois: The Phantom of the Cinémathèque (2004) See more »

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König
Composed and Performed by Nico
later recorded in the album "Camera Obscura"
There one more instrumental music in the movie, played in the scene with the little boy.
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landscape of the soul and the meaning of life in celluloid
10 January 2002 | by (N.Y.) – See all my reviews

one of the worlds most underrated directors and one of his early masterpieces (besides 'les hautes solitudes'(jean seberg_those wonderful eyes, those secret moments !)). i have seen those movies about ten years ago and since then desperately try to make it all happen again, but monsieur garrel hides his work in paris from the outside (video)dvd-world, why ??(why not, he may answer since his french production company has got this name) please hear(read) this and make at least one of your admirers life joyful again...


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