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A Feature film by Patricia Mazuy

Production year : 1993


    ItUs 1978, in Ch lons-sur-Marne, in Champagne, France. Christine, age 16, has dreamed of John Travolta ever since seeing him in the film, Saturday Night fever. Nicolas, age 17, is a very private, weird young man, "flipped out" by the writings of Rimbaud and Nietzsche. To please one of his friends, Nicolas makes a bet : "To pick up a girl, all you have to do is ant her". When he meets Christine for the first time on a bus, Nicolas tries to pick her up. For him, sheUs just part of a game. But for her, itUs love. Her first. They make a date for the next day. Unfortunately, she finds herselt stuck behing the counter, at her parentsU bakery. But she will travel great lengths to see Nicolas again. At an ice-skating rink where some kids from town are throwing a birthday-party, Nicolas finds himself facing Christine, this passionate teenager : this is his first meeting with "The One". This is also the first occasion when he finds himself confronted with his own self.

    Full credits (3)

    Executive Producers :

    Paul Rozenberg, Georges Benayoun

    Line Producer :

    Françoise Guglielmi

    Adapters/dialogue writers :

    Yves Thomas, Patricia Mazuy

    Technical details

    Feature film

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    Runtime :

    1 h 7 min

    Current status :

    Approval :


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