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The Death Of Louis XIV

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.


Film Information

Running Time: 1hr 55 mins

BBFC Advice: 12A

Director(s): Albert Serra

Country of Origin: France, Portugal, Spain

Year of release:

Language(s): In French (subtitles in English)

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