L’enfant de l’hiver (1989) AKA Winter’s Child


In this French romantic drama, Stephane wants to form a romantic bond with Sabine , and to do this has left his pregnant girlfriend behind. Sabine would rather be with Bruno her former boyfriend, a stage actor. Bruno in turn is much more interested in his current girlfriend. Each person is, in his or her own way, attempting to deal with issues of maturity and responsibility and repeatedly fails to find happiness or even a decently tranquil compromise between their desires and the realities of their situations.

Director: Olivier Assayas.
Stars: Clotilde de Bayser, Michel Feller, Marie Matheron, Jean-Philippe Ecoffey, Gérard Blain, Anouk Grinberg, Nathalie Richard, Yves Dangerfield, Pierrick Mescam, Virginie Thévenet, Myriam David, Inês de Medeiros. AKA Winter’s Child


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  1. Tiff
    June 16, 2019

    Wow! Uncovering some awesome and obscure stuff, Jon! Brilliant!

  2. Michael
    October 12, 2019

    A rare Assayas film. enjoyable, thanks Jon

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