Sand and Blood

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Sand and Blood ★★½ Blood and Sand; De Sable et de Sang 1987

A young matador who wishes to escape poverty and a young, cultivated doctor, who despises bullfighting, meet and eventually become friends. A woman enters the picture and completes the love triangle. Widely praised by critics. Interesting and moving. In French with English subtitles. 101m/C VHS . FR Sami Frey, Andre Dussollier, Clementine Celarie, Patrick Catalifo, Maria Casares, Catherine Rouvel; D: Jeanne Labrune; W: Jeanne Labrune.