Bel age

Bel age (France)

Synopsis:

Claire, 17, struggles between her involvement in swimming contests and her first love feelings. Everything is synonym of conflict and quest for self-discovery for this orphan girl who lives alone at her grandfather’s, Maurice, a mysterious composer she keeps avoiding. Proud, rebellious, solitary, they belong to two generations that both reject and attract each other, two distant but a lot alike characters. One looks forward, the other is tormented by his memories.

Awards & Festivals: Locarno 2009

Directed by:
Laurent Perreau
Cast:
Michel Piccoli, Pauline Etienne, Eric Caravaca
Duration:
12h:00m
Year:
2009
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