Beau Travail

Beau Travail

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In this intense and well-acted 2000 adaptation of Herman Melville's novella Billy Budd, the story is set on an outpost of French Legionnaires in modern-day East Africa. Denis Lavant stars as a commander, who takes a dislike to a good-hearted new recruit (Gregoire Colin). Michel Subor. Claire Denis directed.
Starring Denis Lavant, Michel Subor, Grégoire Colin
Director Claire Denis