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The King's Daughters


Directed by Patricia Mazuy
Belgium, 2000
Drama, Romance


France, early 18th Century. Louis the 14th is king. Madame de Maintenon has founded Saint-Cyr, a boarding school outside of Paris for the daughters of destitute nobility. The king’s entourage of rapacious young men bring the austere school on the verge of damnation. Starring Isabelle Huppert.

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The King's Daughters
Directed by Patricia Mazuy

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

2000 | Winner: Award of the Youth (French Film)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2009 | Cutting Edge of French Cinema

Mar del Plata International Film Festival

2001 | Out of Competition

César Awards

2001 | Winner: Best Costume Design

2001 | 7 nominations including: Best Actress

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