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222 Ratings

Death Watch

La mort en direct

Directed by Bertrand Tavernier
United Kingdom, 1980
Sci-Fi, Drama


Roddy has a camera implanted in his brain. He is then hired by a television producer to film a documentary of terminally ill Katherine, without her knowledge. His footage will then be run on the popular TV series, “Death Watch”.

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Death Watch Directed by Bertrand Tavernier

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival


Toronto International Film Festival


César Awards

1981 | 5 nominations including: Best Screenplay, Original or Adaptation

Chicago International Film Festival


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