"Marquise Von O"
Directed by Eric Rohmer
Eric Rohmer's adaptation of a simple, charming story set during the Franco-Prussian war is a French/German co-production. A young Italian widow who is saved from being raped by a Russian soldier, mysteriously finds herself pregnant months later. Winner of the Special Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival (1976). Eric Rohmer makes an uncreditied appearance as a Russian soldier. German with English subtitles. 102 minutes.