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The Awakening

Directed by Victor Fleming
United States, 1928
Silent, Drama


Marie Ducrot, a beautiful and virtuous peasant who falls in love with Count Karl von Hagen, a lieutenant in the German Army, is seen visiting Karl in his quarters, and an angry mob of townspeople hurl stones and curses at her. Marie, mistakenly reported dead, becomes a novice in a religious order.

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The Awakening Directed by Victor Fleming

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1930 | Nominee: Best Art Direction

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