Un Amour de Swann (1983)

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Director: Volker Schlöndorff
Cast: Jeremy Irons, Ornella Muti, Alain Delon


A wealthy Jew in turn-of-the-century Paris muses on his infatuation with a demi-mondaine.

The Review

Carefully structured, haunting investigation of erotic fascination; as useful a cinematic précis of Proust's rich prose as one could probably achieve.