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Woman of the Ganges (1974)

La femme du Gange (original title)
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Catherine Sellers ...
La femme
Christian Baltauss ...
Le deuxième homme
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L'homme de la plage
Dionys Mascolo ...
Le voyageur
Robert Bonneau
Rodolphe Alepuz
Véronique Alepuz
Nicole Hiss ...
La jeune fille (voice)
Françoise Lebrun ...
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