Jean de Florette

Jean de Florette
Jean de Florette

Year

1986

Duration

120 minutes

Genres

Drama

Language

French (English subtitles)

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Synopsis

When a film is set in a lovely, scenic bit of French countryside, it's easy to assume that it's going to be a sappy affair. But while Jean de Florette is a lovely looking film, the story is essentially a harsh one - about a tough old farmer who will put his own family above anyone. And if that means destroying the dreams of the nice young father who just inherited a neighbouring bit of land, so be it... In French, with English subtitles.

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This film has a couple of uses of mild bad language

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