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One Does Not Bury Sunday

On n'enterre pas le dimanche

Directed by Michel Drach
France, 1960


The hero is a black man from Martinique who feels nostalgic for his island and is on his own in France. He falls in love with an au pair girl but has a love affair with a married woman, Mrs Courtalès. He kills the husband in self-defense.

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One Does Not Bury Sunday Directed by Michel Drach

Awards & Festivals

Prix Louis Delluc

1959 | Winner: Prix Louis Delluc