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Mes provinciales (2018)

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Etienne comes to Paris from Lyon to study cinema, meets many new friends and falls under the thrall of the mysterious Mathias.

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Jean-Paul Civeyrac (as Jean Paul Civeyrac)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Andranic Manet Andranic Manet ... Etienne
Diane Rouxel ... Lucie
Jenna Thiam ... Valentina
Gonzague Van Bervesseles Gonzague Van Bervesseles ... Jean-Noël (as Gonzague Van Bervesselès)
Corentin Fila Corentin Fila ... Mathias
Nicolas Bouchaud ... Paul Rossi
Valentine Catzéflis ... Barbara
Charlotte Van Bervesseles Charlotte Van Bervesseles ... Héloïse (as Charlotte Van Bervesselès)
Sophie Verbeeck ... Annabelle
Christine Brücher Christine Brücher ... Mère Etienne
Grigori Manoukov Grigori Manoukov ... Père Etienne
Julien Bouanich Julien Bouanich ... Invité soirée
Amadou Diarra Amadou Diarra ... Invité soirée
Camille Polet Camille Polet ... Invitée soirée
Lola Dubus ... Invitée soirée
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Etienne comes to Paris from Lyon to study cinema, meets many new friends and falls under the thrall of the mysterious Mathias.

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France

Language:

French

Release Date:

31 August 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Paris Education See more »

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Budget:

€600 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$21,598, 20 December 2018
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2.39 : 1
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French and Long
28 July 2018 | by BNesterSee all my reviews

A handsome French film student moves to Paris. Although full of self-doubt, he projects an impression of serious purpose. Everyone he meets, male or female, seems to fall in love with him.

Which year the film is meant to be taking place is unclear. The students despise the leaders of the student rebellion of 1968 for being phonies and sellouts. But they still speak to each other, and there are no smartphones to be seen.

The film is very French. The young people are almost an Englishman's caricature of French intellectuals: they talk endlessly, read voraciously, quote philosophers and poets, smoke cigarettes, strike poses, and argue interminably about changing the world. It is charming at times, but tedious too often.

It is also very long. 2-and-a-quarter hours feel more like 3-and-a-quarter. The youths are supposed to be film students. Have they never learned about editing, about pace?


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