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LA GUILLOTINE, UNE INVENTION BIEN FRANCAISE
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LA GUILLOTINE, UNE INVENTION BIEN FRANCAISE

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In the collective French mind, the guillotine remains the instrument that represents the death sentence. Developed during the French Revolution, it was initially presented as a tool of progress. With passing time and the abolition of the death penalty in 1981, it came to symbolise human cruelty.

Directed by: Jean-Charles Deniau (France, 2021)