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Sartre, Years of Passion (2006)
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Sartre, Years of Passion (2006)
Original name: Sartre, l'âge des passions
Genre: Biography
Country: Switzerland, France, Italy, Belgium
Duration: 165 min.
TV show
Story: Biographical film about French writer Jean-Paul Sartre, concentrating on his passionate affairs with women.
Plot: writers, philosophy, philosopher, existential crisis, passion, love affair
Time: 60s, 1960s

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