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Candide ou l'optimisme au XXe siècle

Directed by Norbert Carbonnaux
France, 1960


Based on the classic novel Candide by Voltaire, but set in the World War II era. Candide, a young Westphalian born in the castle of Thunder-ten-tronckh, is driven out of the castle, and joins his tutor Pangloss and his girlfriend Cunegonde to find another world with no Bulgars, Avars, or Jews.

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Candide Directed by Norbert Carbonnaux

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