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Wild Reeds (Les roseaux sauvages) (1994)

Wild Reeds
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Élodie Bouchez Élodie Bouchez
Maïté Alvarez
Gaël Morel Gaël Morel
François Forestier
Stéphane Rideau Stéphane Rideau
Serge Bartolo
Frédéric Gorny Frédéric Gorny
Henri Mariani
Michèle Moretti Michèle Moretti
Madame Alvarez
Jacques Nolot Jacques Nolot
Monsieur Morelli
Eric Kreikenmayer Eric Kreikenmayer
Pierre Bartolo, the Groom
Nathalie Vignes Nathalie Vignes
Irène, the Bride


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Olivier Massart Olivier Massart


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A very good movie

3 years, 5 months ago at Feb 12 12:40
Even though this movie is nowadays pretty much forgotten, I remembered very well when it was released in France. Indeed, in my my home country, it was a massive critical success (it even won the César of the Best French Film of the year) and there was a huge hype around the whole thing. For André Téchiné, it was again another critical hit following the already heralded ‘Ma saison préférée... read more
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Description: Téchiné had his greatest success to date with Wild Reeds (Les roseaux sauvages) (1994). The film was commissioned by French television as one of part of a series of eight films entitled Tous les garçons et les filles de leur âge, although it was shown first at cinemas. This is a bucolic tale of teenage self-discovery centered on the inner turmoil of four teenagers staying at a boarding school in Aquitaine in 1962, their political and sexual awakenings with the effect the Algerian War as backdrop. The director, inspired in his adolescence, delivered a limpid and sensual work, bathed by the light of southwest France. Faithful ... (more)
Release date: 10 May 1995
UPC: 720917050065
Tags: Friendship (3), Coming Of Age (3), Party (2), Pig (2), Teacher (2), Grave (2), Sex (2), Rebellion (2), Bicycle (2), Death (2), Coffin (2), Arrogance (2), Italian (2), School (2), Fear (1), Murderer (1), Reed (1), Dancer (1), French (1), Idealist (1)
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