Birds in Peru [Les oiseaux vont mourir au Perou]
N.p. N.p., Circa 1968. Vintage borderless reference photograph from the 1968 French film. With holograph ink annotations and stamp of photographer Gerard Cossevin on the verso.
While hiding out on a Peruvian island, an emotionally numb young woman has sex with a group of sailors on a beach. Meanwhile, her wealthy husband and his strange chauffeur search for her, to no avail. One of the first films to receive an X rating from the MPAA, purportedly written by director Romain Gary about his marriage to actress Jean Seberg.
Shot on location in Mauritania.
9.5 x 7 inches. Near Fine.
Bier, p. 723.
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