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Une semaine de vacances (1980)

Laurence, a young schoolteacher from Lyons, takes a week's leave. During the break, she reflects on her career and her personal life.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Laurence Cuers
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Pierre
Flore Fitzgerald ...
Anne
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Mancheron
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Le père de Laurence
Marie-Louise Ebeli ...
La mère de Laurence
Philippe Delaigue ...
Jacques, le frère de Laurence
Geneviève Vauzeilles ...
Lucie
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Le docteur Sabouret
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Michel Descombes
Jean-Claude Durand ...
Philippe
Catherine Anne Duperray ...
Josiane Lalande, le professeur chahuté (as Catherine-Anne Duperray)
Jean Sourbier ...
André
André Mortamais ...
Le client
Thierry Herbivo ...
Jean Mancheron
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Laurence, a young schoolteacher from Lyons, takes a week's leave. During the break, she reflects on her career and her personal life. Written by Gary Couzens <gjcouzens@btinternet.com>

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2 June 1980 (France)  »

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References Stormy Waters (1941) See more »

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O Solitude
Written by Henry Purcell
Performed by Alfred Deller
Courtesy of Harmonia Mundi
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good film - I liked it
9 April 1999 | by See all my reviews

Although my memory is somewhat hazy (I saw this movie 17 years ago.), the concept of being stuck in a rut caught my attention. When the heroine takes her vacation, it is not just from work but from her personal life as well. I remember thinking about how her self-assessment would not have been as effective had she maintained her personal contacts during that time.


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