Francois is a young carpenter married with Therese. They have two little children. All goes well, life is beautiful, the sun shines and the birds sing. One day, Francois meets Emilie, they fall in love and become lovers. He still loves his wife and wants to share his new greater happiness with her.
Seule, une femme pouvait oser faire ce film
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This film is part of the Criterion Collection, spine #420. See more
Therese states that they can see a new movie with Jeanne Moreau and Brigitte Bardot. That movie would have to be Viva Maria. However, Viva Maria was released in November 1965 while this film was released in February 1965. Therese could not see a movie at that time that wouldn't be released for nine more months. See more
I love you too. I feel happy. Be happy too, don't worry. I'm free, happy, and you're not the first. Love me.
References The Pigeon That Took Rome
Adagio and Fugue in C minor - KV 546
Written by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart See more