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137 Ratings

The Grilling

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Directed by Claude Miller
France, 1981
Crime, Drama, Thriller


Inspector Gallien is investigating the rape and murder of two little girls. The only suspect is attorney Jerome Martinaud, but the evidence against him is circumstantial. As the city celebrates New Year’s Eve, Gallien calls Martinaud to his office and interrogates him for hour after hour.

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The Grilling Directed by Claude Miller

Awards & Festivals

César Awards

1982 | 4 wins including: Best Actor

1982 | 4 nominations including: Best Film

Montréal World Film Festival

1981 | Winner: Jury Prize

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