Savage Souls


1h 59m 2001

Brief Synopsis

In 1882, Therese, a young maid from the countryside, elopes with her fiance Firmin to a nearby town. Once there she discovers that nobody can rule over her: she is a savage soul. Therese meets another savage soul, the elegant and mysterious Madame Numance, benefactress of the town, with whom she wil

Film Details

Also Known As
Les Ames Fortes, Âmes fortes
Release Date
2001
Production Company
Arte; Arte France Cinéma; Centre National Du Cinema; Eurimages; France 2 Cinéma; Les Films Du Lendemain; Les Productions Jmh; Procirep; StudioCanal; Tps Cinema
Distribution Company
Les Films De L'Elysee; Paramount Vantage
Location
Haut-Provence, France

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 59m

Synopsis

In 1882, Therese, a young maid from the countryside, elopes with her fiance Firmin to a nearby town. Once there she discovers that nobody can rule over her: she is a savage soul. Therese meets another savage soul, the elegant and mysterious Madame Numance, benefactress of the town, with whom she will abandon herself in a battle of love and generosity. But Firmin will interfer and meddle in their game...

Film Details

Also Known As
Les Ames Fortes, Âmes fortes
Release Date
2001
Production Company
Arte; Arte France Cinéma; Centre National Du Cinema; Eurimages; France 2 Cinéma; Les Films Du Lendemain; Les Productions Jmh; Procirep; StudioCanal; Tps Cinema
Distribution Company
Les Films De L'Elysee; Paramount Vantage
Location
Haut-Provence, France

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 59m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States 2003

Released in United States May 2001

Shown at Cannes International Film Festival (Closing Night/ out of competition) May 9-20, 2001.

Began shooting October 9, 2000.

Released in United States 2003

Released in United States May 2001 (Shown at Cannes International Film Festival (Closing Night/ out of competition) May 9-20, 2001.)