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The Case of Dr. Laurent

Le cas du Dr Laurent

Directed by Jean-Paul Le Chanois
France, 1957
Drama

Synopsis

Jean Gabin stars as a Paris-based doctor who tries to spread the gospel of Natural Childbirth. Working in a cloistered rural community, Gabin runs up against the stone walls of fear and prejudice. His theories are proven sound when unwed mother Nicole Courcel gives birth within Gabin’s methodology.

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The Case of Dr. Laurent Directed by Jean-Paul Le Chanois