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The True Nature of Bernadette

1972 1h 37m Drama List
Reviews 71% Audience Score 50+ Ratings
Bored Montreal housewife Bernadette (Micheline Lanctôt) decides to trade her comfortable bourgeois life in the city for a simpler existence in the Quebec countryside. So Bernadette and her son move into a dilapidated farmhouse where they begin communing with nature and making their living off the land. When the newcomers' arrival coincides with positive changes in the community, Bernadette's neighbors bestow on her the dubious title of "miracle worker." Read More Read Less

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Synopsis Bored Montreal housewife Bernadette (Micheline Lanctôt) decides to trade her comfortable bourgeois life in the city for a simpler existence in the Quebec countryside. So Bernadette and her son move into a dilapidated farmhouse where they begin communing with nature and making their living off the land. When the newcomers' arrival coincides with positive changes in the community, Bernadette's neighbors bestow on her the dubious title of "miracle worker."
Director
Gilles Carle
Genre
Drama
Original Language
Canadian French
Release Date (Streaming)
Feb 28, 2017
Runtime
1h 37m