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620 Ratings

Jean de Florette

Directed by Claude Berri
Switzerland, Italy, 1986


A greedy landowner and his backward nephew conspire to block the only water source for an adjoining property in order to bankrupt the owner and force him to sell.

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Jean de Florette Directed by Claude Berri

Awards & Festivals

National Board of Review

1987 | 2 wins including: Best Foreign Language Film

BAFTA Awards

1988 | 4 wins including: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

1988 | 6 nominations including: Best Actor

César Awards

1987 | Winner: Best Actor

1987 | 7 nominations including: Best Film

Golden Globes (USA)

1988 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

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