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409 Ratings

The Marquise of O

Die Marquise von O...

Directed by Éric Rohmer
France, 1976
Drama

Synopsis

Set in 1799, it tells the story of the Marquise von O, a virtuous widow, who finds herself pregnant and protests her innocence while possibly deserving to be exiled. The film was inspired by Heinrich von Kleist’s 1808 novella Die Marquise von O.

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The Marquise of O Directed by Éric Rohmer

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1976 | Winner: Grand Prize of the Jury

National Board of Review

1976 | 2 wins including: Best Foreign Language Film

BAFTA Awards

1977 | Winner: Best Costume Design

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