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Jeanne Dielman

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Cast
Henri Storck, Chantal Akerman, Jacques Doniol-Valcroze, Yves Bical, Jan Decorte, Delphine Seyrig
Released
1975
Charles Baudelaire
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Jeanne Dielman, 23 quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles

Jeanne Dielman reads to her son Sylvain a letter from her sister Fernande, "George has been dead six years now." (0:26)

Sylvain: "The Enemy, by Charles Baudelaire" (0:27)

Sylvain tells Jeanne, referring to his father, "When he died, I thought it was punishment from God."
Jeanne: ”You shouldn’t have worried.” (2:04)