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A middle-aged woman, running a cafe in Paris, recognizes a tramp to be the husband she thought she lost in the war many years before and now he suffers from amnesia.
1961 | Winner: Palme d'Or
1963 | 2 nominations including: Best Film from any Source
1960 | Winner: Prix Louis Delluc
1965 | 2 wins including: Best Foreign Language Film
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What a heartbreaking film!
Captures a postwar melancholy very beautifully for its first hour or so, but it really becomes something special in the last 30 minutes.
Un des meilleurs films français de tous les temps