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THE FIRE WITHIN

Le feu follet

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Directed by Louis Malle
France, 1963
Drama

Synopsis

Writer Alain Leroy is having a course of treatment in a private hospital because of his problem with alcohol. After deciding to end his life, he leaves the hospital and spends the next twenty-four hours visiting his friends in Paris one last time. Will he find a reason to continue living?

Synopsis

Writer Alain Leroy is having a course of treatment in a private hospital because of his problem with alcohol. After deciding to end his life, he leaves the hospital and spends the next twenty-four hours visiting his friends in Paris one last time. Will he find a reason to continue living?

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The Fire WithinDirected byLouis Malle

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Venice Film Festival
1963 | 2 wins including: Special Jury Prize

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