Under the Sun of Satan

Sous le soleil de Satan
by Maurice Pialat 33h6min France 107
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Under the Sun of Satan
by Maurice Pialat

Donissan, a mediocre seminarist, haunted by Evil and the failure of his divine mission, mortifies his body and is unable to establish any rapport with his parishioners. Until the day the abbot meets young Mouchette, who has just committed a mortal sin. Based on Georges Bernanos's novel.

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[ MP4 HD - Stéréo 2.0 ]


  • Gérard Depardieu : Donissan
  • Sandrine Bonnaire : Mouchette
  • Maurice Pialat : Menou-Segrais
  • And with: Alain Artur, Yann Dedet, Brigitte Legendre, Jean-Claude Bourlat


  • Director Maurice Pialat
  • Scenario Maurice Pialat, Sylvie Danton
  • Original work author Georges Bernanos
  • Photo director Willy Kurant
  • Set Design Katia Vischkof
  • Costume Design Gil Noir
  • Sound Louis Gimel
  • Editing Yann Dedet
  • Original music Henri Dutilleux
  • Producer Daniel Toscan du Plantier
  • Production Compagny Action Films, Erato Films, Flach Films, Les Films A2

Technical information

  • Aspect ratio1,77:1
  • Printed film format35 mm
  • Original sound mixMono
  • Production107
  • Release date for France08/14/1987
  • CategoryFeature film
  • ColorColors
  • LanguageFrench
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