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Violette Leduc: In Pursuit of Love

Violette Leduc, la chasse à l'amour

Directed by Esther Hoffenberg
France, 2013
Documentary, Biography, LGBT+


Violette Leduc was a controversial author. Her memoir The Bastard became an enormous literary success. Through her work, she confronted the experience of being an illegitimate child, homosexuality, abortion, and female desire, all scandalous and indecent subjects for macho 1950s France.

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Violette Leduc: In Pursuit of Love Directed by Esther Hoffenberg

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