The Widow of Saint-Pierre (2000)

Director
Patrice Leconte

Main cast
Daniel Auteuil; Emir Kusturica; Juliette Binoche; Michel Duchaussoy; Philippe Magnan

Genres
Romance, Drama

Description
In 1850, on the isolated French island of Saint-Pierre, a murder shocks the natives. Two fishermen are arrested. One of them, Louis Ollivier, dies in custody. The other, Neel Auguste, is sentenced to death by the guillotine. The island is so small that it has neither a guillotine nor an executioner. While those are sent for Auguste is placed under the supervision of army Captain.


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