A ravishing, strange and haunting recreation of 18th-century aristocracy and the final days of the king of France. When Louis XIV returns from a hunting trip he feels a pain in his leg…
Two weeks later, he is deeply ill, bed ridden at Versailles surrounded by his relatives and declining towards death.
Running Time: 1hr 55 mins
BBFC Advice: 12A
Director(s): Albert Serra
Country of Origin: France, Portugal, Spain
Year of release: 2016
Language(s): In French (subtitles in English)