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L'élève (1996)

Morgan, a sensitive 12-year-old, growing up in richness and royalty, finds a true friend in Julien, a young man hired to tutor him.

Director:

Olivier Schatzky

Writers:

Ève Deboise, Henry James (story "The Pupil") | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Vincent Cassel ... Julien
Caspar Salmon Caspar Salmon ... Morgan
Caroline Cellier ... Emma
Jean-Pierre Marielle ... Armand
Sabine Destailleur Sabine Destailleur ... Louise
Sandrine Le Berre Sandrine Le Berre ... Paula
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Angelo Aybar Angelo Aybar ... Sénateur
Jean-Marc Bailleux Jean-Marc Bailleux ... Joueur de whist
Luciana Blancher-Castellucci Luciana Blancher-Castellucci ... Liliana
Brian Bob Brian Bob ... Lord Doerington
Luciana Castellucci Luciana Castellucci
Magdalena Cielecka ... Jeune fille polonaise
Line Clair Line Clair ... Emilie
Pierre Dalban Moreynas Pierre Dalban Moreynas ... Homme
Maggy Dussauchoy Maggy Dussauchoy ... Comtesse Jesenska
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Morgan, a sensitive 12-year-old, growing up in richness and royalty, finds a true friend in Julien, a young man hired to tutor him.

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

11 September 1996 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

The Pupil See more »

Filming Locations:

Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland

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Just great
16 April 2003 | by gatoSee all my reviews

A true delicacy of French cinema. Not many films have the touch and manage such internal reflexion and beauty such as this one. It reminds us of one of Balzac's or Victor Hugo's best novels, taken to the screen by a magnificent director.


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