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Half-siblings Charlotte and Guillaume, are both at different stages in their own experiences of young amour. Guillaume wrestles with his unrequited attraction to his best friend, Nicolas, whilst Charlotte’s idyllic notion of love is put to the test when her boyfriend suggests trying an open relationship.


WINNER: Best Film, Best Actor, Montreal Festival of New Cinema 2018
NOMINATED: Critics Award, Hamburg Film Festival 2018
NOMINATED: Best Film, Locarno Film Festival 2018
WINNER: Best Actor, Namur International Festival of French-Speaking Film 2018
NOMINATED: Best Film, Stockholm Film Festival 2018
WINNER: Best Actor, Best Film, Best Director, Valladolid International Film Festival 2018
NOMINATED: Best Director in a Canadian Film, Best Actor in a Canadian Film 2018


"Exciting and heartbreaking, like a true first love." Hollywood Reporter

  • Director  Philippe Lesage
  • Cast  Noée Abita, Brett Dier, Paul Ahmarani, Pier-Luc Funk, Théodore Pellerin
  • Duration  130 min
  • Rating  MA15+
  • Language  French with English subtitles
  • Genre  Drama

Event starts
Tuesday 5 March, 2019
Event Ends
Tuesday 5 March, 2019
Various venues
Venue Address
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