About the film
The Long Absence
Release Date: May 17, 1961
|Producers||:||Claude Jaeger, Jacques Nahum, Alberto Barsanti|
|Writers||:||Marguerite Duras, Gérard Jarlot|
Therese, a café owner, mourns the mysterious disappearance of her husband sixteen years earlier. A tramp arrives in the town and she believes him to be her husband. But he is suffering from amnesia and she tries to bring back his memory of earlier times.