09 20 Oct '24
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Paul Cox


94' - 2000 - Drama - Dialogue: French, English
Director: Paul Cox Composer: Paul Grabowsky With: Julia Blake, Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Kristine Van Pellicom
Retired organist and music teacher Andreas Borg , discovers that his first true love, Claire, lives in the same city as he does. Fifty years after they shared a passionate love affair, Andreas writes her a letter. Claire responds to his plea to meet again, and it soon becomes evident that their love has not faded. Knowing that time is precious, they embark on an affair as reckless as when they were young lovers. Andreas has been a widower for thirty years. Claire shares a bed with her husband John, in a marriage emptied of all passion. Bewildered, and overcome with jealousy, John does all in his power to halt the madness. But torn between her affection for her husband and the passionate love of her youth, Claire decides to follow her heart, regardless of the consequences.

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Paul Cox


Paul Grabowsky


Julia Blake, Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Kristine Van Pellicom


Paul Cox

Director of Photography

Tony Clark


Simon Whitington


Paul Cox

More information


French, English

Countries of production

Belgium, Australia



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