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Anaïs is twelve and bears the weight of the world on her shoulders. She watches her older sister, Elena, whom she both loves and hates. Elena is fifteen and devilishly beautiful. Neither more futile, nor more stupid than her younger sister, she cannot understand that she is merely an object of desire. And, as such, she can only be taken. Or had. Indeed, this is the subject: a girl's loss of virgin...

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Directed by

Catherine Breillat

Written by

Catherine Breillat (Screenplay)

Runtime

86 minutes

Country

Italy, France

Language

French

Tagline

A new provocation from the director of "Romance"

Cast

Keywords

woman director sibling relationship holiday parent child relationship rape summer vacation puberty new french extremism women's sexual identity first time southern france

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