GenreDrama, History, Romance Music directorMichael Doucet WriterGlen Pitre LanguageEnglish
Release date1986 CastArmand Assante (Belizaire Breaux), Gail Youngs (Alida Thibodaux), Michael Schoeffing (Hypolite Leger), Stephen McHattie (James Willoughby), Will Patton (Matthew Perry), Nancy Barrett (Rebecca) Similar movies???, Seven Days, Hounded, Intimate Confessions of a Chinese Courtesan, In Search of Historic Jesus, The Bamboo House of Dolls
Belizaire the cajun trailer 1986
Belizaire the Cajun is a 1986 film directed by Glen Pitre and starring Armand Assante. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1986 Cannes Film Festival.
It chronicles the story of Belizaire Breaux, a village healer (traiteur) in Acadiana in 1859, who becomes entangled in a violent conflict between Cajuns and the new Anglophone arrivals to Southwest Louisiana.