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Jean de Florette

Original title
Jean de Florette
Running time
122 min.
France France
Novel: Marcel Pagnol
Jean-Claude Petit
Bruno Nuytten
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Co-production France-Italy;
Drama | Small Town Life (Non-North American). 1920s
Synopsis / Plot
A greedy landowner and his backward nephew conspire to block the only water source for an adjoining property in order to bankrupt the owner and force him to sell.
1987: 4 BAFTA Awards, including Best Film. 10 Nominations
1987: Golden Globes: Nominated Best Foreign Language Film
1987: New York Film Critics Circle: Nominated for Best Foreign Film
1986: César Awards: Best Actor (Daniel Auteuil). 7 Nominations
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