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La bouche de Jean-Pierre (1996)

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Sandra Sammartino ...
Mimi
Denise Aron-Schropfer ...
Solange (as Denise Schropfer)
Michel Trillot ...
Jean-Pierre
Delphine Allange ...
La mère
Jacques Gallo ...
L'amant de la mère
Françoise Pironneau ...
La voisine
Lois Da Silva ...
Le voisin
John Milko ...
Le guitariste
Mustafa Hadzihalilovic ...
Le médecin
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Shocking, but necessary
7 June 2000 | by (Castres, France) – See all my reviews



A ten year old girl is received by her aunt because of her mother's confinement to a mental hospital. But the aunt lives with a man, Jean-Pierre, who seems to be a little too nice with the girl...

Pedophilia is not an easy subject, especially for a movie. But thanks to the great intelligence of the visual style, and the script, La bouche de Jean-Pierre (in English: Jean-Pierre's mouth) is one of the best films about pedophilia, without excessive pathos. Actors are amazing, especially the little girl.


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