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Life Is a Long Quiet River

La vie est un long fleuve tranquille

Directed by Étienne Chatiliez
France, 1988


Two babies are switched at birth. When the mistake is discovered 12 years later, it leads to complications in the lives of both families.

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Life Is a Long Quiet River Directed by Étienne Chatiliez

Awards & Festivals

César Awards

1989 | 4 wins including: Best Supporting Actress

1989 | 3 nominations including: Best Film

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1989 | Nominee: Best Foreign Director

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