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Le mari de la coiffeuse
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Release Date:
3 October 1990 (France) See more »
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Plot:
Twelve-year-old Antoine falls profoundly in love with a voluptuous but suicidal hairdresser, a formative experience he never forgets... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
Nominated for BAFTA Film Award. Another 1 win & 7 nominations See more »
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A View into the Depths of Love See more (38 total) »

Cast

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Jean Rochefort ... Antoine

Anna Galiena ... Mathilde
Roland Bertin ... Antoine's father
Maurice Chevit ... Ambroise Dupré dit Isidore Agopian
Philippe Clévenot ... Morvoisieux
Jacques Mathou ... Julien Gora
Claude Aufaure ... Gay Costomer
Albert Delpy ... Donecker
Henry Hocking ... Antoine - Age 12

Ticky Holgado ... Morvoisieux Son-in-Law

Michèle Laroque ... Adopted Child's Mother

Anne-Marie Pisani ... Madame Shaeffer
Pierre Meyrand ... Antoine's Brother
Yveline Ailhaud ... Antoine's Mother
Julien Bukowski ... Gloomy Man
Youssef Hamid ... Tunisian Customer
Laurence Ragon ... Madame Gora
Arlette Tephany ... Antoine's Sister-in-Law
Christophe Pichon ... Antoine's Brother Age - 12
Thomas Rochefort ... Little Edouard
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Directed by
Patrice Leconte 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Claude Klotz 
Patrice Leconte 

Produced by
Thierry de Ganay .... producer
Monique Guerrier .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Michael Nyman 
 
Cinematography by
Eduardo Serra 
 
Film Editing by
Joëlle Hache 
 
Casting by
Étienne Dhaene 
Marie-Christine Lafosse 
Natalie Luquiens 
 
Production Design by
Ivan Maussion 
 
Costume Design by
Cécile Magnan 
 
Makeup Department
Judith Gayo .... makeup artist
Christian Gruau .... hair stylist
Isabelle Legay .... hair stylist
Jean-Christophe Roger .... additional makeup artist
 
Production Management
Daniel Baschieri .... unit manager
François Pulliat .... trainee unit manager
Frédéric Sauvagnac .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Marie Beaucheaud .... second assistant director
Étienne Dhaene .... assistant director
Eric Pierson .... trainee assistant director
 
Art Department
Jacques Brizzio .... first assistant decorator
Michel Charvaz .... property master
Jean-Paul Gaillot .... construction manager
Philippe Lacomblez .... first assistant decorator
Bernard LaTouche .... head construction grip
Victor Piazza .... painter
 
Sound Department
Elisabeth Bernard .... assistant sound editor
Denis Carquin .... sound assistant
Jean Goudier .... sound editor
Dominique Hennequin .... sound mixer
Pierre Lenoir .... sound
Alain Lévy .... assistant foley editor
Jacques Lévy .... synchronization
Jérôme Lévy .... foley editor
 
Special Effects by
Philippe Hubin .... special effects
 
Stunts
Gilles Conseil .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Eric Aupetit .... grip
Benoît Barbier .... still photographer
Patrick Camboulive .... still photographer
Jean-François Drigeard .... electrician
Christophe Dural .... electrician
Bernard Estève .... electrician
Patrick Gasché .... electrician
François Hernandez .... first assistant camera: "b" camera
Patrice Leconte .... camera operator
Valerie Mathieu .... second assistant camera
Philippe Pavans de Ceccatty .... first assistant camera
Jean-Claude Reux .... gaffer
Denis Scozzesi .... key grip
Pierre Ventre .... grip
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Anne-Marie Drean .... costumer
 
Editorial Department
Maryline Monthieux .... assistant editor
 
Other crew
Patrick Boshart .... location scout
Chantal Bégasse .... production secretary
Marie-Noëlle Hauville .... production accountant
Valerie Mullon .... production assistant
Maggie Perlado .... script supervisor
Jean-Pierre Vincent .... unit publicist
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Le mari de la coiffeuse" - France (original title)
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MPAA:
Rated R for sexuality
Runtime:
82 min
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2.35 : 1 See more »
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Continuity: When Mathilde shampoos the bearded customer, the hand holding the water sprayer changes between shots.See more »
Quotes:
Mathilde:[Lettre:] Mon amour, je m'en vais avant que tu t'en ailles. Je m'en vais avant que tu ne me désires plus, parce que alors il ne nous restera que la tendresse et je sais que ça ne sera pas suffisant. Je m'en vais avant d'être malheureuse. Je m'en vais en apportant le goût de nos étreintes...See more »
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6 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
A View into the Depths of Love, 14 August 2005
Author: hedelma1 from United States

This film is an artistic, sensitive, and very sensual portrayal of two people who fall in love. Part of the joy is watching their clearly-etched characters mesh and blend. This is done so well that no one could believe they are lovers off screen. We ride along with them, and remember our feelings of longing for love, realizing love, and finally, hoping never to lose it. Some people are disappointed with the end, though for anyone who has ever been in love and finds that passion, completely realized, has no where to go but into sadness and loss, this movie works. When one has achieved perfect bliss, the only thing that can follow would be disappointment and, ultimately, death.

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