FRANCE, SPAIN | ORIGINAL VERSION: FRENCH | SUBTITLES: ENGLISH
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August 1715. When coming back from a walk, Louis XIV feels a sharp pain in his leg. The days go on and he keeps on with his King's obligations, but his nights are agitated. The fever is gaining over him. He starts eating less and is getting weaker every day. It's the beginning of the slow agony of this King of France, surrounded by his family, friends and doctors.
Director: Albert Serra
Cast: Jean-Pierre Léaud, Patrick d'Assumçao, Marc Susini
Duration: 115 minutes
Rating: not yet rated