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Under the Sun of Satan

Sous le soleil de Satan

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Directed by Maurice Pialat
France, 1987
Drama

Synopsis

Despite the encouragement of Dean Menou-Segrais, Fr. Donissan doubts his vocation. When the young Mouchette, who has killed her lover, turns to him, he condemns her and drives her to suicide. One evening, walking down a country road, he passes a horse dealer in whom he recognizes Satan.

Synopsis

Despite the encouragement of Dean Menou-Segrais, Fr. Donissan doubts his vocation. When the young Mouchette, who has killed her lover, turns to him, he condemns her and drives her to suicide. One evening, walking down a country road, he passes a horse dealer in whom he recognizes Satan.

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Under the Sun of SatanDirected byMaurice Pialat

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Cannes Film Festival
1987 | Winner: Palme d'Or

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