Ça N'Arrive Qu'Aux Autres (1971)

Genres - Drama  |   Run Time - 90 min.  |   Countries - France, Italy  |  
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French filmmaker Nadine Trintignant writes and directs the 1971 drama Ça N'Arrive Qu'Aux Autres (It Only Happens to Others), based on her real-life experiences with actor husband Jean-Louis Trintignant. Catherine (Catherine Deneuve) and Marcello (Marcello Mastroianni) lose their baby daughter Camille to a deadly illness. In order to mourn their loss, they shut themselves off from the world by hiding in their apartment. After weeks of seclusion, Marcello decides to break their isolation.

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apartment, child, couple, death, death-in-family, hermit, husband, parent, society