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L'Atalante

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The most acclaimed (and sentimental) film in [[Performer~P115432~Jean Vigo~jeanvigo]]'s short career. L'Atalante is the name of the barge owned by Jean ([[Performer~P17094~Jean Daste~jeandasté]]), who marries the lovely Juliette ([[Performer~P55178~Dita Parlo~ditaparlo]]) at the film's beginning. Juliette comes to live aboard the barge, for Jean makes his living on the Seine. The arrival of a woman on board disrupts the small crew, but they do their best to make her welcome. The solitude and boredom...more

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