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Love, Math and Sex (1997)

C'est la tangente que je préfère (original title)
Sabine, an adolescent girl with a gift for mathematics becomes involved with Jiri, a 40-something man-of-the-theatre from Prague. The story of their relationship and the gradual ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Julie Delarme ...
Sabine
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Jiri
Marie-Christine Barrault ...
La prof de maths
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La mère de Sabine
Christophe Malavoy ...
Le père de Sabine
Suzie ...
Gabrielle
Anna Prucnal ...
La femme blonde
Marie Laforêt ...
Pétra la vérité
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La prof de sciences-nat
Maxime Lombard ...
Policier
Maurice Chevit ...
Jean-Pierre
Louis Navarre ...
Guy
Alix de Konopka ...
La voisine
Bernard Sens ...
Jan
Witold Heretynski ...
Petr
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Sabine, an adolescent girl with a gift for mathematics becomes involved with Jiri, a 40-something man-of-the-theatre from Prague. The story of their relationship and the gradual transformation of Sabine's life as a result of it. Written by Parisias

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Discovering love
21 May 2002 | by (Paris) – See all my reviews

I didn't expect much from this movie, I must say I liked it quite a lot. Sabine, a young mathematics genius (maybe more "uncommonly talented for mathematics" than "genius") living in the poor part of Lille (the main french north city) discovers love and sex with an older man, a theater author who comes from czekia. Sabine gets foolish, makes great mistakes, is both cruel and innocent, disturbs all her life and gets out of her destiny... There is maybe not a lot more to tell about this movie except that the acting is never false, even the teenagers part - french movies, very often, are not very good when they talk about teenagers but this one is really ok. I gave it a 9/10.


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