The death of Louis XIV

France , Spain, Portugal, Feature, 2016, 115'
Operatőr: Jonathan Ricquebourg

Creators:

Director: Albert Serra
Director of photography: Jonathan Ricquebourg
Screenplay: Albert Serra, Thierry Lounas
Sound: Jordi Ribas
Editor: Ariadna Ribas, Artur Tort, Albert Serra
Cast: Jean-Pierre Léaud, Patrick d’Assumçao, Irene Salvigni, Marc Susini, Bernard Belin, Jacques Henric, Vicenç Altaió, José Wallenstein, Filipe Duarte
Producer: Thierry Lounas
Distributor: Capricci Films

Description:

August 1715. After going for a walk, Louis XIV feels a pain in his leg. The next days, the king keeps fulfilling his duties and obligations, but his sleep is troubled and he has a serious fever. He barely eats and weakens increasingly. This is the start of the slow agony of the greatest king of France, surrounded by his relatives and doctors.

Projection:

10 May, 19:30 • Vilmos Zsigmond Screen

Awards: 
Best Feature
2018