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Something in the Air (2012)
"Après mai" (original title)

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In the months after the heady weeks of May '68, a group of young Europeans search for a way to continue the revolution believed to be just beginning.

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Clément Métayer ...
Gilles
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Christine
Felix Armand ...
Alain
Carole Combes ...
Laure
India Menuez ...
Leslie (as India Salvor Menuez)
Hugo Conzelmann ...
Jean-Pierre
Martin Loizillon ...
Rackam le Rouge
André Marcon ...
Le père de Gilles
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Actrice Londres
Laurent Ramacciotti ...
Vigile / Coach
Mathias Renou ...
Vincent
Léa Rougeron ...
Maria
Philippe Paimblanc ...
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Alain Gluckstein ...
Professeur de français
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In the months after the heady weeks of May '68, a group of young Europeans search for a way to continue the revolution believed to be just beginning.

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14 November 2012 (France)  »

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$13,288 (USA) (3 May 2013)

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$71,921 (USA) (31 May 2013)
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Ballad of William Worthy
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Youthful zeal and idealism
28 May 2013 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

A miniature portrait of the student movement, that focuses around a group of few passionate youngsters.

They do not just want better rights and more acknowledgment; they are prepared to fight in order to get it. It feels the world is at a turning point and so are their lives. If they do not fight for a better world, then what is it all for?

The struggle begins full of zeal, passion and fervour. The time, being unforgiving to all, changes everything. The views of society change, ideals and lives. Through fighting, facing consequences and experimenting with free love and drugs our heroes find themselves facing new realities and challenges. The goal seem to have been achieved, what now? The existential question in everyone's minds.

Though low key, it has enough youthful energy that exhumes passion, inspiration that can stir the audience's thought process expecting from all of us to not lose sight of our ideals, the very thing that makes us human.


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