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Gilded Youth

Gilded Youth

A Feature film by Zaïda Heckmann

Produced by Agat Films & Cie / Ex Nihilo

Release in France : 27/03/2002

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Actresses (2)

Production and distribution (4)

Executive Producer :

Agat Films & Cie / Ex Nihilo

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Co-production :

Arte France Cinéma

French distribution :



Spring-summer 2000. Gwenaëlle and Angela, respectively 17 and 18, are friends in a city near Paris. Summer vacation is just around the corner. They submit a "youth project" to the local office of the Municipal Youth Services. Their project is accepted, subsidized and ready to go.
They are to travel around France, taking photos of people's homes. They will invite people to pose in front of their houses and take photos themselves. An exhibition will be held in the autumn at City Hall.
Full of curiosity, fueled by their friendship, the two girls set out, meeting people and moving through various environments. They find stimulation, opening up to and multiplying life's possibilities.
They meet with many adventures and certain encounters lead to their spending several days in a single place...


Full credits (12)

Executive Producers :

Gilles Sandoz, Nicolas Blanc

Line Producer :

Gilles Sandoz

Director of Photography :

Pierre Milon

Production manager :

Bénédicte Mellac

Editor :

Pauline Dairou

Music Composers :

Areski Belkacem, Brigitte Fontaine

Assistant Director :

Marcel Lebœuf

Screenwriter :

Zaïda Heckmann

Sound Recordist :

Paulo De Jesus

Press Attaché (film) :

Monica Donati

Production Designer :

Philippe Jacob

Costume designers :

Fabienne Desfleches, Virginie Alba

Technical details

Feature film

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Nationality :

100% French

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French release :


Runtime :

1 h 25 min

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Visa number :

98 852

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Audio format :

Dolby SRD