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2,739 Ratings

That Obscure Object of Desire

Cet obscur objet du désir

Directed by Luis Buñuel
France, 1977
Fantasy, Romance

Synopsis

Luis Buñuel’s final film concerns an aging French widower who falls in love and lust with a seductive younger woman, famously played by two different actresses, Carole Bouquet and Angela Molina.

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That Obscure Object of Desire Directed by Luis Buñuel

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1978 | 2 nominations including: Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

National Board of Review

1977 | 3 wins including: Best Director

New York Film Festival

1977

César Awards

1978 | 2 nominations including: Best Director

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