Mourir d'aimer

1 hr 40 min
Available subtitles
In May 1968, 32 year-old Danièle is passionate and politically-committed young woman. But when she begins a relationship with Gérard, her 17 year-old student, the affair rapidly becomes a scandal. The teenager's parents bring charges against her for corrupting a minor. Danièle is sent to prison...

Directed by: André Cayatte (France, 1970)
Cast: Annie Girardot (Danièle), Bruno Pradal (Gérard Leguen), François Simon (Mr Leguen), Monique Mélinand (Mrs Leguen), Jean-Paul Moulinot (Mr Guénot), Claude Cerval (the judge), Jean Bouise (juvenile justice judge)
Genre: drama
Awards: Grand Prix du Cinéma in 1971, nomination for Golden Globe for best motion picture 1972