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Noce blanche (1989)

A teacher of philosophy encounters a complicated pupil; a seventeen year old girl who possesses quite a cynical view of the world. He attempts to help her focus on her studies, but soon ... See full summary »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Vanessa Paradis ... Mathilde Tessier
Bruno Cremer ... François Hainaut
Ludmila Mikaël ... Catherine Hainaut
François Négret François Négret ... Carpentier
Jean Dasté ... Le concierge
Véronique Silver Véronique Silver ... La conseillère d'éducation
Philippe Tuin Philippe Tuin ... Le surveillant
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Pierre Gabaston Pierre Gabaston
Arnaud Goujon Arnaud Goujon
Agnès Lemercier Agnès Lemercier ... (as Jenny Feeling)
Benoît Muracciole Benoît Muracciole
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A teacher of philosophy encounters a complicated pupil; a seventeen year old girl who possesses quite a cynical view of the world. He attempts to help her focus on her studies, but soon becomes fascinated by her. They fall passionately in love. When the teacher is forced to choose between her and his Wife, complications ensue when the Girl refuses to accept his decision.

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

8 November 1989 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

White Wedding See more »

Filming Locations:

Dunkerque, Nord, France See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Quotes

Mathilde Tessier: I like you.
Mathilde Tessier: Because you're like me.Alone.
François Hainaut: Why do you say that?I have a wife,friends,students...
Mathilde Tessier: *laughs*
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A great movie about impossible love
12 March 2007 | by srdbxSee all my reviews

I remember seeing this movie for the first time and about 15 more times over the years. When I was young it was a lot because of Vanessa's beauty and slightly because of the plot. Over the years the truth behind the story, the way the film unfolds, made me realize how emotional I get every time I see it. It's something all of us have gone through in one form or another. My heart went out to Mathilde and her feelings. Add to that the scenery and the atmosphere and you have the perfect tear bearer movie. Excellent acting and wise choice of actors make the movie very believable. You sympathize with all the characters and feel there emotions. A great movie for a rainy night.


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