A Gentle Woman

by Robert Bresson1h281968France

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A young woman kills herself, leaving no explanation to her grief-stricken pawnbroker husband. We learn in flashback about how they met, married, and how she failed to adapt her lifestyle to his. Disgusted with his attempts to dominate her, she considered murdering him, but found herself unable to do it.

Cast and crew
  • Credits

    • Producer : Mag Bodard
    • Production Compagny : Parc Films, Marianne Productions
    • Director : Robert Bresson
    • Scenario : Robert Bresson
    • Sound Mixer : Jacques Maumont
    • Sound Recorder : Jacques Lebreton, Urbain Loiseau
    • Dialogs : Robert Bresson
    • Photo Director : Ghislain Cloquet
    • Editing : Raymond Lamy
    • Original Music : Jean Wiener
    • Set Decoration : Pierre Charbonnier
    • Original Work Author : Fiodor Mikhaïlovitch Dostoïevski
  • Technical details

    • Printed format : 35 mm
    • Year of production : 1968
    • French release date : 18 juin 1969
    • Category : Feature film
    • Color : Colors
    • Language : French

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