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Almayer's Folly

La folie Almayer

directed by Chantal Akerman
Belgium 2011
  • 127 min
133 Ratings


Working freely from Joseph Conrad’s debut novel, Akerman tells the story of a European trader in 1950s Malaysia whose dreams of a Western life for his Malay daughter slowly lead to destruction.