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Mina Tannenbaum (1994)

The film tells the story of two girls who are of totally different character. They know each other since their childhood and were friends until they became teenagers. But growing up and ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Mina Tannenbaum
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Ethel Benegui
Florence Thomassin ...
La cousine
Jean-Philippe Écoffey ...
Jacques Dana
Eric Defosse ...
Serge
Nils Tavernier ...
François
Stéphane Slima ...
Didier
Chantal Krief ...
Delsy
Jany Gastaldi ...
Dumitru Furdui ...
Henri
Harry Cleven ...
Gerard
Hugues Quester ...
Choumachere
Alexandre von Sivers ...
Devas
Artus de Penguern ...
Naschich
Toni Cecchinato ...
Le gitan
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The film tells the story of two girls who are of totally different character. They know each other since their childhood and were friends until they became teenagers. But growing up and becoming adults they go different ways. Written by Volker Boehm

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26 May 1995 (USA)  »

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Englene over Paris  »

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$104,767 (USA)
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Features Gilda (1946) See more »

Soundtracks

Les filles de mon pays
Lyrics by Pierre Cour
Music by Jean Claudric and Enrico Macias
Performed by Enrico Macias
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Powerful

This film follows the relationship of two Jewish students living in Paris, and how their initially deep friendship gradually drifts apart. It is powerful and will remind some viewers of the natural (albeit sometimes very sad) loss of friendship. One girl (Ethel) tends to do quite well, whilst the other (Mina) is more sensitive and finds more difficulties in life, as she is very introvert. It concludes with a powerful climax.

I enjoyed every moment of this film, it is well directed, the acting is flawless, and it was a really moving, touching film. Perhaps ultimately emphasizing the importance of good friendships. Highly recommended!


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