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211 Ratings

The Exterminating Angels

Les anges exterminateurs

Directed by Jean-Claude Brisseau
France, 2006


François, a filmmaker, is preparing a thriller. During screen tests for a brief nude scene with an actress, he discovers the pleasure some women can have in the transgression of minor erotic taboos. An exploration of sexuality by acclaimed French director Jean-Claude Brisseau.

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The Exterminating Angels Directed by Jean-Claude Brisseau

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival


International Film Festival Rotterdam


San Sebastián International Film Festival


Women Film Critics Circle Awards

2007 | Winner: Hall of Shame

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