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Late August, Early September (1998) More at IMDbPro »Fin août, début septembre (original title)

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Director:
Writer:
Olivier Assayas (written by)
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Release Date:
10 February 1999 (France) See more »
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Plot:
A story about the transition from late youth to early maturity, the film follows several friends and... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Awards:
2 wins & 1 nomination See more »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Mathieu Amalric ... Gabriel

Virginie Ledoyen ... Anne

François Cluzet ... Adrien

Jeanne Balibar ... Jenny
Alex Descas ... Jérémie

Arsinée Khanjian ... Lucie

Mia Hansen-Løve ... Véra
Nathalie Richard ... Maryelle

Eric Elmosnino ... Thomas
Olivier Cruveiller ... Axel
Jean-Baptiste Malartre ... Editeur
André Marcon ... Hattou
Elisabeth Mazev ... Visiteuse de l'appartement
Olivier Py ... Visiteur de l'appartement
Jean-Baptiste Montagut ... Joseph Costa
Olivier Torres ... Marc Jobert (as Olivier Torrès)
Joana Preiss ... Standardiste
Jean-François Gallotte ... Producteur documentaire
Fejria Deliba ... Amie de Lucie
Bernard Nissile ... Frédéric
Beatrice De Roaldes ... Couple à la campagne (as Béatrice de Roaldès)
Jean-Lou Taleghani ... Couple à la campagne
Elizabeth Marre ... Acheteuse de l'appartement
Thierry Angelvi ... Acheteur de l'appartement
Damien Dodane ... Ami d'Axel
Alexandra Yonnet ... Assistante du bureau de production
Ozal Descas ... Fille de Jérémie
Julien Vieville ... Petit ami de Véra
Marion Hanania ... Copine de Véra

Catherine Mouchet ... Attachée parlementaire

Elli Medeiros

Directed by
Olivier Assayas 
 
Writing credits
Olivier Assayas (written by)

Produced by
Georges Benayoun .... producer
Philippe Carcassonne .... producer
Françoise Guglielmi .... executive producer
 
Cinematography by
Denis Lenoir 
 
Film Editing by
Luc Barnier 
 
Casting by
Antoinette Boulat 
 
Production Design by
François-Renaud Labarthe 
 
Costume Design by
Françoise Clavel 
 
Makeup Department
Thi Thanh Tu Nguyen .... key makeup artist (as Thi-Thanh-Tu Nguyen)
 
Production Management
Patrice Arrat .... production manager
Eric Bassoff .... post-production supervisor (as Éric Bassoff)
Julien Bouley .... assistant unit manager
Gilles Martinerie .... unit manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Max-Olivier Ducout .... carpenter
Olivier Français .... trainee assistant director
Françoise Malaplate .... weathering painter
Marie-Jeanne Pascal .... first assistant director
Gilles Vincent .... art department assistant
 
Art Department
Cécilia Blom .... set designer
Phillipe Christeller .... carpenter (as Philippe Christeller)
Patrick Delmas .... carpenter
Max-Olivier Ducout .... carpenter
Peter Hammond .... head painter
Christophe Herisson .... property master
Christian Lionel .... carpenter
Françoise Malaplate .... weathering painter
Sébastien Meunier .... second assistant set decorator
Yann Richard .... first assistant set decorator
Gilles Vincent .... art department assistant
Patrick Widdrington .... construction coordinator
 
Sound Department
Pascal Chauvin .... foley artist
Pascal Dedeye .... foley artist
William Flageollet .... sound mixer
Stéphanie Granel .... sound editor
Olivier Le Vacon .... boom operator
Marie Massiani .... foley recordist
Bridget O'Driscoll .... assistant sound editor
Marie-Christine Ruh .... sound editor
François Waledisch .... dialogue editor
François Waledisch .... sound
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Vincent Blasco .... key grip
Stéphane Bourgoin .... electrician
Sophie Charrière .... first assistant camera
Nathalie Eno .... still photographer
Pascal Ghristi .... grip
Leopold Gomez .... chief electrician (as Léo Gomez)
Virgil Gomez .... electrician
Marie-Claude Ista .... second assistant camera
Yorick Le Saux .... director of photography: second unit
Lucas Leconte .... assistant camera: second unit
Denis Lenoir .... camera operator
 
Casting Department
Olivier Torres .... extras casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Isabelle Blanc .... assistant costume designer
Jessica Doyle .... costumer
 
Editorial Department
Marie-Pierre Frappier .... assistant editor
Marie Lecoeur .... assistant editor
 
Other crew
Ariel Askénazi .... financial director
Nathalie Clavier .... production assistant
Sandra Cohen .... financial director
Brigitte Faure .... juridical director
Agnès Feuvre .... script supervisor
Serge Klinger .... production assistant
Laurence Milon .... production assistant
Jean-Paul Musso .... title transfer: 35 mm
Sébastien Quérité .... production assistant
Sophie Resnais .... production secretary
Lionel Rigothier .... production assistant
Nora Salhi .... administrator
Philippe Thomas .... juridical director
Frédéric Vin .... production assistant
 
Thanks
Vincent Gallo .... thanks (as Enzo Gallo)
Isabelle Janier .... thanks
Stéphane Possot .... thanks
Christiane Rorato .... thanks
Pascal Thomas .... thanks
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Fin août, début septembre" - France (original title)
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Runtime:
112 min
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Certification:
Finland:K-12 | France:U | Singapore:M18 | Spain:13 | Switzerland:12 (canton of Geneva) | Switzerland:12 (canton of Vaud) | UK:15

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7 out of 10 people found the following review useful.
What can I say?, 29 March 2004
Author: nini_ten from NY

Late August, Early September is a movie that will stay with me because it didn't make me obsessed over it right after i saw it. In fact, as time passed, I realized 'gee, the last best time I had with a movie was Fin Aout". So I saw it again, took a deep breathe, and realized it really was a rare, marvelous movie that I feel lucky and nourished to see.

I'm suprised that noyone was asking where the music in the movie came from. Well, in case you just saw it and wondered really hard like i did, all the music that was thematiclly featured are by a south African music group called Ali Farka Toure, all the songs are from their album "The Source", and the songs are---(for the opening and the motorbike) "Goye Kur", (for Virginie Ledoyen's threesome scene) "Hawa Dolo", (for Vera's theme, the closing and many parts, the essential theme) "Cinquante Six". I'm utterly moved at seeing Olivier Assayas accomplishment. The lingering, graceful, and intricate portrayal of modern people, throughly, relevantly modern. His water-color painting, which it's moods unexpectedly stay with you after seeing the film. The chosen characters and the bold realities of their conceptions sort of leave me caring about things again. The film showed me processes of natural acceptances and natural complications in life, not mimicking it, just tip toeing through it, yet the character's lives seems to always be existing and experiencing itself in between or before the time frames of the film and so on, so forth. I took that swift, bitter-sweet feeling inside me and kept thinking about the beautiful credits. I kept feeling pleased at how I get to see charcters having been so tormented but keeping so much in, a state that uncannily comforts a lot of my trivial, constant, day to day basis state of mind. Assayas is an auteur, in a really modern sense. He writes his own things, which guarantees his vitality. I have utter faith in him and I'm grateful that his films are made, just there, living.

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