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Title:
Camille Claudel 1915
Author:
Dumont, Bruno, 1958- , screenwriter.
Publication Information:
New York, NY : Kino Lorber, Inc., [2014]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
Shows Camille Claudel, a protégé and mistress of Auguste Rodin, in 1915 when she was imprisoned in an insane asylum. Camille was also the sister of the Christian mystic poet Paul Claudel, the last of her family to pay her regular visits. Inspired by the correspondence between Paul and Camille, the movie focuses on Camille 's struggle to maintain a sense of normalcy in a crowd of schizophrenics. Suffering from bouts of paranoia, she focuses on her art and her family as pillars of sanity, until those too begin to crumble.
General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.

Loosely based on the correspondence between Paul and Camille Claudel.

Special features: trailer and stills gallery.
Language:
French
Reading Level:
Rating: Not rated.
Geographic Term:
UPC:
738329127626
Format :
DVD

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Confined to a mental institution by her family in 1915 in the South of France, Camille Claudel struggles to find understanding and recognition as an artist while she waits for a visit from her brother.