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Au hasard Balthazar

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Directed by Robert Bresson
France, Sweden, 1966
Drama

Synopsis

The film parallels the mistreatment and downfall of two innocents: a young farmer’s daughter who is seduced by the leader of a group of black-jacketed delinquents; and the Christ-like Balthazar, a donkey that is passed from master to master, endures a seemingly endless cycle of cruelty.

Synopsis

The film parallels the mistreatment and downfall of two innocents: a young farmer’s daughter who is seduced by the leader of a group of black-jacketed delinquents; and the Christ-like Balthazar, a donkey that is passed from master to master, endures a seemingly endless cycle of cruelty.

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Au hasard BalthazarDirected byRobert Bresson

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Awards & Festivals

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Cannes Film Festival
1966
Venice Film Festival
1966 | 4 wins including: Cineforum 66 Award
Village Voice Film Poll
1999 | Nominee: VVFP Award

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