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1 hr. 47 min.

Plot Summary
A Frenchman feels torn between honor and his love for his daughter when she gets into trouble with the wealthy son of a shopkeeper.

Cast: Daniel Auteuil , Kad Merad , Sabine Azéma , Jean-Pierre Darroussin , Nicolas Duvauchelle , Astrid Bergès-Frisbey , Marie-Anne Chazel , Emilie Cazenave

Director: Daniel Auteuil

Genres: Romance

Distributor: Kino Lorber

The Well Digger's Daughter (2011)

Release Date: July 20th, 2012|1 hr. 47 min.

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  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    The Well Digger's Daughter is old-fashioned in the best sense, almost cozy in its conventions. show more

  • 75
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    For lovers of classical French cinema, and I am one, this earthy throwback is a whiff of lavender borne by the bracing winds of the mistral. show more

  • 80
    The Hollywood Reporter

    A polished, finely acted tale of love and class in the south of France. show more

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