That Is the Dawn

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That Is the Dawn

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That Is the Dawn

Release Date: May 09, 1956

Year    :   1956
Slogan    :   «»
Genres    :   Drama
Production Companies    :   Laetitia Film, Les Films Marceau
Director    :   Luis Buñuel
Producers    :   Michel Choquet, Claude Jaeger, André Cultet, Edmond Ténoudji
Writers    :   Luis Buñuel, Jean Ferry, Emmanuel Roblès
RunTime    :   102 mins.

In a small town in southern France, on the seafront and not far from Italy, Dr. Valerio is working to heal the poor. His young wife, could no longer stand the place, encouraged him to go and settle in Nice but the doctor does not want to leave before having found a replacement. Valerio was particularly friendly with Sandro, an agricultural worker who maintains the trees belonging to Gorzone, wealthy industrialist and major employer in the city. Sandro, disturbed by the serious illness of his wife, is struggling to fulfill its functions. During an absence of his wife, Dr. Valerio meets Clara, a young Italian, and falls for her. The drama erupts when Gorzone dismisses Sandro ...

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