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The Lives of Therese

Les Vies de Thérèse

Sebastien Lifshitz

2016
France
55'
Documentary
Col.

Thérèse Clerc is one of France’s fiercest activists. From abortion rights to sexual equality to homosexual rights, she has fought every battle. With the knowledge that she is dying from an incurable illness, she decides to give a tender and lucid last look at what was her life, her battles and her loves.

Cast
Thérèse Clerc
Photography
Paul Guilhaume
Sound
Yolande Decarsin, Clément Laforce
Editing
Pauline Gaillard
Production
Agat Films & Cie / Ex Nihilo

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