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Jean de Florette


Director: Claude Berri

Genre: Drama

Year: 1986

Running time: 120 minutes

Territory: Worldwide

Format: DCP

Cast: Yves Montand, G rard Depardieu, Daniel Auteuil

In a rural French village an old man and his only remaining relative cast their covetous eyes on an adjoining vacant property. They need its spring water for growing their flowers, so are dismayed to hear the man who has inherited it is moving in. They block up the spring and watch as their new neighbour tries to keep his crops watered from wells far afield through the hot summer. Though they see his desperate efforts are breaking his health and his wife and daughter's hearts they think only of getting the water.




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