A Violent Desire for Joy

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A Violent Desire for Joy (Un violent désir de bonheur)

Directed by Clément Schneider

  • France 2018; 75 min
  • Original version: French
  • Genre: Fiction
    • Endless Revolutions Best Film Award - Sevilla IFF

Synopsis

1792. Far from the epicentre of the French Revolution, the monastery of young monk Gabriel is requisitioned by the revolutionary troops to serve as barracks. The new ideas Gabriel discovers through the forced cohabitation between monks and soldiers don't leave him indifferent.

Production

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