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The Punishment (1962)

La punition (original title)
Not Rated | | Drama | 15 March 1963 (France)
An aimless young woman is sent home from school with nothing to do. Drifting through the streets of Paris, she comes across a variety of people.

Director:

Jean Rouch

Writer:

Jean Rouch
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Cast

Credited cast:
Nadine Ballot Nadine Ballot ... Nadine
Jean-Claude Darnal Jean-Claude Darnal ... L'étudiant
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Modeste Landry Modeste Landry ... Landry - l'ami africain
Jean-Marc Simon Jean-Marc Simon ... Jean-Marc - l'ingénieur
László Szabó
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Storyline

Nadine, an eighteen-year-old high school student in her final year, arrives late for the philosophy lesson. As a punishment she is thrown out for the day. To kill the time, she starts wandering through the streets of Paris. At the Jardin du Luxembourg, she meets Jean-Claude, a geography student. At the Jardin des Plantes, she comes across Landry, an African friend. At last, while she finds herself on the banks of the Seine, she is accosted by Jean-Marc, a forty-year-old engineer. Each time, the subject is love, sex, male-female relationships. Written by Guy Bellinger

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

15 March 1963 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

La punition ou les mauvaises rencontres See more »

Filming Locations:

Paris, France

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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French visa # 27223. See more »

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