ROBERTE (1977)

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Concerned with Roberte, a priggish Calvinist woman with an ascendant political career. She marries Octave, a Catholic aesthete who collects paintings and prostitutes his wife to other men. Roberto decides to poison her husband... Based on the first volume of a trilogy, "Les Lois de L'hospitalité", by Pierre Klossowski.

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