Vienna, 1906. A passionate love story develops between Franz Lobheiner and the young Christine . Lobheiner is, however, currently seeing the married Baroness von Eggersdorf. Upon learning of his wife's infidelity, the Baron von Eggersdorf provokes a duel with Lobheiner. But the former is no longer a real threat to the Baron. Lobheiner is now passionately in love with Christine.
Romy Schneider, Alain Delon, Jean-Claude Brialy, François Chaumette, Jacques Duby, Sophie Grimaldi, Jean Davy, Bernard Dhéran, Jean Galland, Jean Lagache, Colette Proust, Jacques Toja, Fernand Ledoux, Micheline Presle