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Déchaînées (2009)

Lucy is a 19 year old TV intern at a Swiss TV network when she discovers a look alike in archival footage about the local women's lib movement in the 70's. Her family's resistance to the ... See full summary »

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Raymond Vouillamoz
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Credited cast:
Adèle Haenel ... Lucie
Irène Jacob ... Aurore
Paolina Biguine Paolina Biguine ... Malou
Séverine Bujard Séverine Bujard ... Geneviève
Pierre Maulini Pierre Maulini ... François
Yvette Théraulaz Yvette Théraulaz ... Jacqueline
Jacques Michel Jacques Michel ... Bernard
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Raphael Baunaquis ... Homme dans ascenseur (as Raphael Bonacchi)
Simon Guélat Simon Guélat ... Thomas
Laura Kaehr ... Pretty american
Gaël Kamilindi Gaël Kamilindi ... Robin
Melvin Provini Melvin Provini ... American
Simone Veil Simone Veil ... Self (archive footage)
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Lucy is a 19 year old TV intern at a Swiss TV network when she discovers a look alike in archival footage about the local women's lib movement in the 70's. Her family's resistance to the matter convinces Lucy that a secret lurks behind this mysterious double, and she sets out to find the woman. She slowly finds out that her doppelganger, named Genevieve, was an infamous feminist and abortion activist and could be her real grand-mother. Why did Genevieve disappear? Why was she scratched from her family's history? Why did she abandon Lucy's mother? Lucy's family stays mum. The young woman's problems pile up when she discovers she's pregnant, the father being her ex-boyfriend. Torn between her mother who advocates an immediate abortion and her ex-boyfriend's marriage proposal, Lucy can't choose. She finds refuge in the idea that finding Genevieve, who abandoned her own child and was fighting for abortion rights, holds the key to her past and therefore her future as a woman. As her family... Written by Ritaproductions

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Official Sites:

Official site [France]

Country:

Switzerland

Language:

French

Release Date:

28 May 2010 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Frau und frei! See more »

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Budget:

CHF2,000,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

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Color

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1.78 : 1 / (high definition)
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