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Donkey Skin

Peau d'âne

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Directed by Jacques Demy
France, 1970
Drama, Family, Fantasy

Synopsis

In a magical land, a widower king decrees that he will wed his princess daughter, because she’s the only woman able to match his former queen’s beauty. To dodge the incestuous union, the princess—with the help of a magical fairy—disguises herself as a donkey and escapes to a neighboring kingdom.

Synopsis

In a magical land, a widower king decrees that he will wed his princess daughter, because she’s the only woman able to match his former queen’s beauty. To dodge the incestuous union, the princess—with the help of a magical fairy—disguises herself as a donkey and escapes to a neighboring kingdom.

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Donkey SkinDirected byJacques Demy

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Awards & Festivals

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San Sebastián International Film Festival
2011
Viennale
1989
1997
2006

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