You Are So Beautiful (2005)
"Je vous trouve très beau" (original title)

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When farmer Aymé Pigrenet loses his wife, he is not exactly overwhelmed by sorrow, rather by the sheer amount of work that suddenly falls on his shoulders. In quest of a new spouse, he goes to Romania where he meets Elena.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Michel Blanc ...
Aymé Pigrenet
Medeea Marinescu ...
Wladimir Yordanoff ...
Roland Blanchot
Benoît Turjman ...
Eva Darlan ...
Mme Marais
Elisabeth Commelin ...
Valérie Bonneton ...
Maître Labaume
Julien Cafaro ...
Valentin Traversi ...
Raphaël Dufour ...
Choukri Gabteni ...
Le patron du café
Agnès Boury ...
Tadrina Hocking ...
Nathalie Jouin ...
Renée Le Calm ...
La grand-mère


When farmer Aymé Pigrenet loses his wife, he is not exactly overwhelmed by sorrow, rather by the sheer amount of work that suddenly falls on his shoulders. Soon, he realizes he won't make it alone and he needs another companion to cope with it. But finding a new spouse is no simple task in his small rural town: Aymé turns to a matchmaker who quickly understands that he's not after a soul mate and advises him to go to Romania where young women will do anything to escape poverty. And indeed, it's in Romania that Aymé meets Elena... Written by JR Bouvier

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11 January 2006 (France)  »

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Ahava B'Kfar  »

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$2,497,592 (France) (13 January 2006)


$16,997,330 (Europe) (24 February 2006)

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Quand il est mort le poète
Composed by Gilbert Bécaud
Lyrics by Louis Amade
Performed by Gilbert Bécaud
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A pleasant contemporary comedy
20 January 2006 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

This film will probably not be remembered in 10 years but it does not matter as it's not meant to be a 7th art masterpiece. The plot is simple but interesting, based on two facts: - the difficulty for French farmers to find spouses willing to settle in a farm; - the difficulty for young Romanians to get a decent job in their own country;

A market-oriented solution would be to bring together the offer and the demand. And it's exactly what the dating company is doing. The problem is that human beings, unlike goods, have feelings: - it's hard for a French farmer to understand a girl from Romania; - it's hard for a Romanian girl to leave her country and her past behind.

It's a nice reminder to those criticizing immigrants that it's always a last-resort and heart-breaking solution to move away from home in search for better conditions.

Two great actors: Michel Blanc and Medeea Constantinescu.

Last but not least, life in Romania is far from being as dull as the film pretends.

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