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THE SOWER – (LE SEMEUR)

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Director: Marine Francen
Country: Belgium / France
Year: 2017
Runtime: 99 minutes
Language: French with English subtitles

Violette is old enough to marry in 1852, when her mountain village is brutally deprived of all its men following the repression of the Republicans ordered by Louis-Napoleon Bonaparte. The women spend months in total isolation. Desperate to one day see their men again, they take an oath: if a man comes, he will be for everyone. Life must continue in the belly of each and every one of them. ~ San Sebastian Film Festival

Principal Cast: Pauline Burlet, Alban Lenoir, Geraldine Pailhas, Francoise Lebrun, Iliana Zabeth

Writer: Marine Francen, Jacqueline Surchat, Jacques Fieschi (based on, L'homme de semence by Violette Ailhaud)
Producer: Sylvie Pialat, Benoït Quainon
Cinematographer: Alain Duplantier
Editor: Minori Akimoto
Music: Frédéric Vercheval

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