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The Salamander (La Salamandre)

1971 | 2h 4m | Comedy, Drama

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Two men, arty though somewhat staid, are drawn to the spirited and quixotic Rosemonde, a young working-class woman whom they meet because they're writing a teleplay about a minor but curious event in which either her uncle was wounded while cleaning his rifle or she shot him. Pierre is a free-lance journalist hired to write the script; he's short of time so he asks a Bohemian novelist friend, Paul, to help. Pierre wants facts and tracks down Rosemonde for interviews that lead to other explorations; Paul only wants to imagine her and needs little more than her name to do so. But he does meet he...

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Alain Tanner


Bulle Ogier Jean-Luc Bideau Jacques Denis

Release date

27 Oct 1971
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