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Love at Twenty (1962)

L'amour à vingt ans (original title)
"Love at Twenty" unites five directors from around the world to present their different perspectives on what love really is at the age of 20. The episodes are united with the score of ... See full summary »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jean-Pierre Léaud ... Antoine Doinel (segment "Antoine et Colette")
Marie-France Pisier ... Colette (segment "Antoine et Colette")
Patrick Auffay Patrick Auffay ... René (segment "Antoine et Colette")
Rosy Varte Rosy Varte ... La mère de Colette (segment "Antoine et Colette")
François Darbon François Darbon ... Le beau-père de Colette (segment "Antoine et Colette")
Jean-François Adam Jean-François Adam ... Albert Tazzi (segment "Antoine et Colette")
Pierre Schaeffer Pierre Schaeffer ... Himself (segment "Antoine et Colette")
Cristina Gaioni ... Christina (as Christina Gajoni)
Geronimo Meynier Geronimo Meynier ... Leonardo
Eleonora Rossi Drago ... Valentina
Nami Tamura Nami Tamura ... Fukimo
Kôji Furuhata Kôji Furuhata ... Hiroshi (as Koji Furuhata)
Barbara Frey ... Ursula
Christian Doermer ... Tonio
Vera Tschechowa
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"Love at Twenty" unites five directors from around the world to present their different perspectives on what love really is at the age of 20. The episodes are united with the score of Georges Delerue and still photos of Henri Cartier-Bresson. The directors create their peculiar scenarios with Truffaut revisiting Antoine Doinel, this time finding some meaning to his life while getting involved with a girl; Renzo Rossellini's episode about an abandoned mistress; Ishihara's tale about an obsessive love; Ophüls' story about a pregnant woman trying to plot against the baby's father; and Wajda presenting a confusing relationship between people from different generations. Written by Rodrigo Amaro

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Taglines:

The Intimate Secrets of Young Lovers See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance

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Country:

France | Italy | Japan | Poland | West Germany

Language:

French | Polish | Japanese | Italian | German

Release Date:

6 February 1963 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Love at Twenty See more »

Filming Locations:

Paris, France See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

In the Truffaut segment, archive footage from The 400 Blows (1959) can be seen See more »

Connections

Followed by Stolen Kisses (1968) See more »

Soundtracks

Air Orchestral Suite N° 3
By Johann Sebastian Bach
In the segment by François Truffaut
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Antoine et Collette - excellent segment
11 February 2001 | by cscjr8See all my reviews

Truffaut's segment of this anthology is a worthy sequel to The 400 Blows. The impact may not be as great as the first film, but this short shows that sequels can be more than just retreads. Doinel's story becomes more universal as it is embellished, fleshed out. But this does not make it less interesting.


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