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20 nuits et un jour de pluie (2006)

She was fleeing the West, and he the East. She was European, light-skinned, on her way back from Java, at the edge of the world. Once North-Vietnamese, now a proud Frenchman, he had an ... See full summary »

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Lâm Lê (as Lam Lê)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Natalia Wörner ... La femme
Eric Nguyen Eric Nguyen ... L'homme
Monic Arijanto Monic Arijanto ... L'institutrice javanaise
Santha Leng Santha Leng ... Le vulcanologue
Lephen Purwanto Lephen Purwanto ... Le mari de l'institutrice
Liam Nguyen Liam Nguyen ... L'enfant du 14 juillet
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She was fleeing the West, and he the East. She was European, light-skinned, on her way back from Java, at the edge of the world. Once North-Vietnamese, now a proud Frenchman, he had an apartment in the center of Paris. This film tells the story of their embrace, 20 nights under the Parisian sky, in the shadow of Notre Dame. During these 20 nights they find refuge in each other's bodies.

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Drama

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Country:

France | Germany

Language:

French | German

Release Date:

8 February 2006 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

20 Nights See more »

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Budget:

€2,060,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Skin of old fairy tale
5 January 2009 | by VincentiuSee all my reviews

A movie about the nuances of love. About the voices of past. About legends, regrets, Java and France as fiction, about pain and solitude. A story of basic steps on the way of self- definition. Delicate, subtle and lyrical. A man and a woman. And theirs wolds empty, cruels and very large.A nostalgic page of self-definition and measure of dream's taste. Nothing new, nothing special. Words and mixture of images. Confesions and search. Discover of secrets and a land of desires. A volcano and a Paris in July 14. Exotic colors and games of feelings. As Proust's madlene, this film is trip on soul's corridors.Sad and melancholic, summer rain and window of a universe, passing and foot-step, grass smell and skin of old fairy tale.


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