gets a new look !
Amiens, decked out in Christmas lights. Babeth… is still in love with Remi. He works nights at a local newspaper and paints during the day, withdraws into himself. He slips away from Babeth. She loses her job: "My life must change, but where do I begin?" Sabine, her best friend, finds love with Rodolphe. She sees Babeth less and less. Then there's the neighbor, Michel, who just won't choose: "It's hardly my fault that there's unemployment!" Babeth thinks about leaving. She dreams of Paris, as everything were possible there. Arthur will try to keep her from going. But she leaves…
life-long debt. I had a profound need to make this film, and since I’m the dynamic type, I went for it. It was crucial.” Her enthusiasm was so infectious that she finally found a brave producer, Sophie Goupil, and recruited actor Guillaume Depardieu without ever having met him. “He accepted right away, it seemed a natural encounter, a mutual birth. He’s unusual, provocative, keenly aware of things. We share an intense, brotherly love, we laugh a lot together. In fact, Guillaume is like my guardian angel, he always shows up when things get tough.”
Interview with Sophie Blondy by Elyane Lèbre, “Elle,” March 2000