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The Wild Child

Engrossing Francois Truffaut drama, based on a true story, follows an orphaned boy who is found living in the woods in 18th-century France. Unable to communicate, the child is to be sent to an asylum until a doctor takes him in and tries to educate him. Jean-Pierre Cargol plays the feral boy cut off from the world, and Truffaut appears as his mentor.

Year: 1970
Genre: Foreign Language Films, French Cinema, Nick's Favourites
Country: France
Director: Francois Truffaut
Starring: Jean Daste, Francois Truffaut, Jean-Pierre Cargol
Duration: 85 Minutes
Rating: G
Subtitles: Yes
7.6/10
Location in store: Foreign (France)
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