Marianne & Leonard  Words of Love (2019)

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    Canada United Kingdom

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    Biopic Documentary

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    Non Fiction


Documentary about the love affair between the Canadian poet and singer/songwriter Leonard Cohen and his Norwegian muse, Marianne Ihlen. The film chronicles their relationship, from the early days on the Greek island of Hydra to how their love evolved when Leonard became a successful musician.

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