About

On his way to Vienna, American Jesse meets Céline, a student returning to Paris. After long conversations forge a surprising connection between them, Jesse convinces Celine to get off the train with him in Vienna. Since his flight to the U.S. departs the next morning and he has no money for lodging, they wander the city together, taking in the experiences of Vienna and each other.

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Directed by

Richard Linklater

Written by

Richard Linklater (Screenplay)
Kim Krizan (Screenplay)

Runtime

101 minutes

Country

United States of America, Austria, Switzerland

Language

English

Tagline

Can the greatest romance of your life last only one night?

Cast

Keywords

vienna austria talking soulmates romantic bittersweet walking sunrise traveller danube

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Lists

#204 on IMDb top 250 IMDb

#200 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

#914 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?