by Claude Chabrol• 1991• 2h20• Classics, Literary adaptationwith Christophe Malavoy, Isabelle Huppert, Jean-François Balmer
Emma Bovary, the daughter of a wealthy peasant, raised in an elegant convent, was married to a medical officer in a Norman village. Emma was bored, despised her husband and his entourage, and fell in love with an aristocrat, then a notary clerk. In debt, manipulated by her creditors, she commits suicide.
- running time2h20
- rights end04/07/2010
- filming format35 mm