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Thanatier's art

L'art des Thanatier (France)

Directed by:
David Le Bozec
Cast:
Jean-Claude Dreyfus, Benjamin Feitelson, Philippe Robert
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2014
Category:
Synopsis:

In the 18th century, Prosper Thanatier is the latest in a long lineage of  executioners. He is passioned by his work which he considers as an art.  But at the dawn of the Revolution, he is forced to abandon his tools in favor of a new machine...

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