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The Closet Children

Les enfants du placard

Directed by Benoît Jacquot
France, 1977


Nicola, a man who seems lost, has an appointment with her sister Juliette. They are united by a heavy secret from childhood: her mother committed suicide when they were children. Nicolas was blamed for his father for that event, he cast Nicola out the house and forbade him to see Juliette.

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The Closet Children Directed by Benoît Jacquot

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1977 | Directors' Fortnight

César Awards

1978 | Nominee: Best Actress

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