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The Cool Lakes of Death
The Cool Lakes of Death
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THE COOL LAKES OF DEATH

Van de koele meren des doods

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Directed by Nouchka van Brakel
Netherlands, 1982
Drama

Synopsis

Hedwig, a young wealthy woman growing up in the straight-jacket of bourgeois morality in the Victorian era, falls victim to a loveless marriage. The loss of her lover and the death of her child lead to mental illness, morphine addiction and prostitution on the streets of Paris during the 1880s.

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Synopsis

Hedwig, a young wealthy woman growing up in the straight-jacket of bourgeois morality in the Victorian era, falls victim to a loveless marriage. The loss of her lover and the death of her child lead to mental illness, morphine addiction and prostitution on the streets of Paris during the 1880s.

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