About the film
Release Date: February 28, 1951
|Production Companies||:||Société Nouvelle des Établissements Gaumont (SNEG), Cinéphonic|
|Writers||:||Michel Audiard, Jean Anouilh, Cécil Saint-Laurent|
France, July 1782. During her birthday, the beautiful young Marchioness Caroline meets the attractive soldier Gaston. It's love at first sight but Gaston does not wish to make a commitment because a military career waits for him. Caroline marries then a politician but the French Revolution bursts and Caroline has to run away to escape the guillotine. By running away she meets Gaston again who decides to help her.