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L'aveu
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L'aveu

Duration
2 hr 12 min
Available subtitles
en
Prague, 1951. Despite an unblemished record and an unswerving commitment to the fight against fascism, a senior Czechoslovakian politician is accused of spying for the United States. After 22 months of physical and mental torture, he is finally ready to confess...

Directed by: Constantin Costa-Gavras (France/Italie, 1970)
Based on Artur London's story.
Cast: Yves Montand (Anton Ludvik), Simone Signoret (Lise Ludvik), Gabriele Ferzetti (Kohoutck), Michel Vitold (Smola), Laszlo Szabo (the police officer), Jean Bouise (the factory manager), Marcel Cuvelier (Josef Pavel), Monique Chaumette (Lise's friend)
Genre: drama