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August Strindberg: Ett liv (1985)
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August Strindberg: Ett liv (1985)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Sweden, Austria, West Germany, Denmark
Duration: 383 min.
TV show
Story: A mini-series about the life of Swedish playwright, novelist, poet, essayist and painter, August Strindberg. He is portrayed as a misogynous, selfish and racial. And he loses everything, for the sake of the art.
Plot: writers, female nudity, exile, poet, husband wife relationship, novelist, playwright, female full frontal nudity, spanking

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August (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama
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Duration: 175 min.
Story: A portrait of Swedish writer August Strindberg.
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 108 min.
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Antonia. (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama
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Duration: 96 min.
Story: Distinguished Italian poet Antonia Pozzi (1912–1938) was among those women who were at odds with the times in which they lived. Her poems record her inability to adapt to social norms and her desire to live fully, and in poetry she sought an ...
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Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
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Genre: Biography, Drama
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Duration: 110 min.
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Duration: 117 min.
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