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  • TO TAKE A WIFE Alternative
  • PRENDRE FEMME Alternative


Drama. Portrait of a loveless marriage held together only by religious and social convention. Viviane tends to the demands of her four children, acts as hairdresser for friends and neighbours in her apartment building, and has cold, confrontational conversations with her Orthodox husband Elyahoo. When an old lover calls her, there is a suggestion she may escape the bland authority of her husband.

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