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Dino is a pet cat that leads a double life. By day he lives with Zoe, a little mute girl whose mother, Jeanne, is a detective in the Parisian police force. But at night he sneaks out the window to work with Nico--a slinky cat burglar with a big heart, whose fluid movements are poetry in motion--as h
Lawyer Clémence Vallardin must convince her landlord that she is married in order to secure the lease on an apartment. She spins the same tale for Cédric who is madly in love with her and is willing to do anything to please her, even if it means offering Clémence a piano. Cédric's tenacity begins to
Jean-Gabriel, married and the father of three children, goes from job to job and spends most of his time gambling. One day, to please his daughter, he promises a little too quickly to take the whole family on a skiing vacation. The only problem: this time, if he doesn't keep his promise, his wife wi
Two divorced men, Mathias and Antoine, become a modern-day odd couple when they move in together in London, along with their two kids. But while establishing house rules is easy, handling relationships with the opposite sex is another matter. Domestic bliss is jeopardized when Mathias falls for the
Life is easy for 43-year-old Luis, a happy single guy, fulfilled in his job of star nose with a perfume creation company, cosseted by his mother and five sisters. It could have lasted for a whole life, but fed up with mollycoddling and helping him, his mother and sisters decide it's time he got marr
Nora Wilder is a thirty-something Manhattanite who is cynical about love and relationships. Nora plugs away at her job in a posh downtown hotel and can't help but wonder what it is she has to do to find a relationship as ideal as her friend Audrey's "perfect marriage." It doesn't help that her overb
The story of Shelly Kincaid who, fleeing an unhappy marriage, returns to Cambodia to find her brother who has been accused of deserting the army in Vietnam.
Reaching the end of her rope when her hubby announces he's giving the new hairstyling and curling machine to another beautician, Christelle clonks him on the head and absconds with the coveted hardware. Mona offers her work as a chambermaid at the motel, whose regulars include hunky truck driver Luc
Didier finds his life changed beyond recognition after falling out with his girlfriend and meeting a strange new girl, Aurelie. He gets increasingly paranoid when it seems all of Paris has read a review he wrote, criticising a film he never even saw, and to make matters worse, everywhere he turns he
It's 1996. An Algerian couple, Aya and Moncef, have been living in the south of France for forty years. Both participated actively in the Algerian war independence under the command of the charismatic Amin, the local leader of the revolutionary F.L.N. Now, Amin is coming to visit them. Aya's memory
Three act film in which part one is a contemporized version of one of Plato's dialogues. Part two is a monologue from philosopher Hannah Arendt. Part three has a long-standing couple indulging in a series of exchanges.
An exploration of the Oedipal theme--of fate versus individual choice--which is based on a true story of a Freudian psychoanalyst in turn-of-the-century Vienna who detects homicidal tendencies in her five-year-old nephew and is eventually killed by him. Actress Catherine Deneuve plays both the Aunt
The life of a Parisian tour guide (including his love life) suddenly moves into high gear when a conniving chauffeur passes him off as the son of a late, legendary New Wave filmmaker.
Annie, a middle-aged malcontent long ago deserted by her boyfriend, convinces her sedative-popping sister, Francoise, to take to the road in a battered old van.
Story about a former computer consultant who sells his company and goes travelling. He comes to a city whose major industries are closing down and becomes involved in a mysterious succesion of disappearances and murders.
Story of a 25-year-old free spirit who decides she must live a more socially acceptable life, but then manages to seduce her homosexual friend and confidant.
A plane carrying a legendary jazz musician is diverted to a small town in the Australian outback. A young fan meets the legend and, twenty years later, the Australian travels to Paris in search of his dream--to play the trumpet with his now reclusive idol.
A romantic tale about a 14-year-old girl who becomes engaged to an Austrian prince.
Two estranged brothers are reunited when one of them makes a fraudulent claim to an inheritance.
A woman who knows she is going to die decides to make the most of whatever time she has left.
Romantic comedy about a shoe salesman and a dental assistant.
The lives of women in prison, focusing on the relationships they form.
A writer spends the weekend with a TV star and uncovers his deepest secrets.
A young, poetic intellectual who lives with a slightly older woman, picks up and begins an affair with a sexually open nurse. The three develop relations while engaging in lengthy conversations and anecdote telling amidst small Paris apartments and the famed cafes of left bank.
Suspense drama about a petty, failed lawyer who unwittingly gets involved in a political murder.
A black comedy about a beautiful woman and her hold on men.
An oppressed and exploited young woman (Marie) begins charging for her sexual favors and completely disrupts the smug patriarchal capitalist society of the village of Tellier.
Personal setbacks turn a working man into a notorious thief.
Four female factory works seek romantic happiness while dodging their lecherous boss.
Sei persone viaggiano in un vagone-letto da Marsiglia a Parigi. All'arrivo, un donna viene trovata morta nella sua cuccetta. La polizia si mette alla ricerca delle altre persone, sospettando possa essere stato uno degli altri cinque passeggeri a commettere l'omicidio, ma questi sono uccisi uno ad uno. Gli ultimi due (una coppia di ragazzi conosciutisi per caso nella carrozza) decidono di cercare di risolvere il caso, per non essere uccisi a loro volta, rischiando comunque di esserlo. Con il loro aiuto il caso viene risolto: un giovane e squattrinato studente, amante di una ricca ed attempata attrice (una delle vittime) ha organizzato gli omicidi con il suo amante, un giovane poliziotto nevrotico, per derubare la donna e fuggire insieme in Africa; per cui bisognava uccidere tutti i componenti del vagone-letto per non destare sospetti. Alla fine, dopo un inseguimento notturno per le vie di Parigi, lo studente viene arrestato ed il complice si suicida per non essere catturato.
A pair of couples engage in romantic interludes and games of sexual politics in an old chateau in the idyllic French counrtyside.
Leda, the flirt of Monsieur Marcoux is murdered. His wife and the police think, that the murderer was the milk-man, the friend of the maid, but Marcoux' daughter's fiance Lazo, who is aware of the corrupt situation in that family doesn't agree with them.
Tale follows a threesome of teens--one a rebellious type, another a more serious type, and the young girl who fits in the middle--as they parade around Paris with carefree attitudes.
Several youths in a small Italian town enjoy their last freedoms before getting married.
An ailing city dweller makes a therapeutic return visit to his home town in the country.
During a hot summer, a group of children spy on two lovers in this short film.
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