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Eloïse's Lover (2009)

Eloïse (original title)
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A young woman is hospitalized and in a coma after a serious accident. Through flashbacks we learn of her feelings for another woman.

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Jesús Garay
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Diana Gómez Diana Gómez ... Àsia
Ariadna Cabrol ... Eloïse
Laura Conejero ... La Mare
Bernat Saumell Bernat Saumell ... Nathaniel
Carolina Montoya Carolina Montoya ... Erika
Miranda Makaroff Miranda Makaroff ... Norah
Núria Hosta ... Asum
Eduard Farelo ... Pare
Jaume Madaula ... Rubén
Pau Herrero Pau Herrero ... Dani
Toni Arteaga Toni Arteaga ... Senyor
Ainhoa Alsina Ainhoa Alsina ... Asia nena
Nuria Parlade Nuria Parlade ... Mare Nena Eloïse (as Núria Parlade)
Marina Andruix Marina Andruix ... Nena Eloïse (as Marina Anduix)
Ramón Garrido ... Infermer
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Storyline

A young woman is hospitalized and in a coma after a serious accident. Through flashbacks we learn of her feelings for another woman.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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You don't learn everything in a classroom (UK release)

Genres:

Drama | Romance

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Official Sites:

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Country:

Spain

Language:

Catalan

Release Date:

6 November 2009 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Eloïse's Lover See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(Sundance Channel Library Print)

Color:

Color
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Incredible movie
21 November 2015 | by wildyuruSee all my reviews

I am not a lesbian, or even a female, but I found the movie to be poignantly thrilling. I think far too much is made of ... what? Novelty? I recall a passage in the George Orwell's book Nineteen-Eighty-four in which on one tryst Winston observes a peasant woman hanging out laundry and singing an old ditty that women must have sung for millenniums. Some things need to be re-experienced again and again. Love is Mount Fuji, described by thousands of Haiku poets and still begging to be once more described. Critics don't seem to know this. That's why the book and movie Love Story made the critics look like the insulated stuffed shirts they are. Eloise's Lover presents first love in a heart-wrenching, soul- searching, suspense-loaded manner that artists should all emulate. The flashback technique in the movie kept my mind and emotions on edge. I could not sleep for several nights wondering what if ....


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