The Rise Of Louis Xiv

  • 1966
  • 1 HR 40 MIN
  • G
  • Biography

This is Roberto Rossellini's sparse, near-documentary look at the young Sun King (Jean-Marie Patte) and at how he codified and choreographed an empire, framing fashions to ensure absolute obedience. No detail of the artful young king's designs and graces--which culminated in the structured elegance of the court at Versailles--is too small to be more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Jean Gruault
Philippe Erlanger
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Georges Leclerc
Editor (1 Credit)
Armand Ridel
Art Director (1 Credit)
Maurice Valay
Costumes (1 Credit)
Christiane Coste

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