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3.6
705 Ratings

Querelle

France, 1982
Drama

Synopsis

Although the sailor Querelle (Brad Davis) is strong, he is also an outcast. The crimes he commits free him, and this freedom gives him power. The sailors on the naval destroyer submit themselves to Querelle’s gradual transformation and give in to his will.

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Querelle

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1982 | Golden Lion

Berlin International Film Festival

1983 | New German Films

San Francisco International Film Festival

1983

Queer Lisboa

2000

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