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53 Ratings

A Simple Story

Une histoire simple

Directed by Claude Sautet
France, West Germany, 1978


A simple story about simple people. A 38 old divorced woman (Marie), who now has a lover (Serge) but decides to leave him, abort his baby, and then returns with her ex-husband (Georges).

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A Simple Story Directed by Claude Sautet

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1980 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

César Awards

1979 | Winner: Best Actress

1979 | 10 nominations including: Best Film

David di Donatello Awards

1979 | Winner: Special David

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