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The Pit of Loneliness

Olivia

Directed by Jacqueline Audry
France, 1951
Drama

Synopsis

Olivia captures the awakening passions of an English adolescent sent away for a year to a small finishing school outside Paris. The innocent but watchful Olivia develops an infatuation for her headmistress, Mlle. Julie, and through this screen of love observes the tense romance between Mlle.

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The Pit of Loneliness Directed by Jacqueline Audry

Awards & Festivals

BAFTA Awards

1953 | Nominee: Best Foreign Actress