À ma soeur! [videorecording] = Fat girl /
écrit et réalisé par Catherine Breillat ; produit par Jean-François Lepetit ; une production Flach Film, CB Films ; une coproduction Arte France Cinéma, Immagine & Cinéma, Urania Pictures.
[Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, c2004.
1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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[Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, c2004.
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credits note
Photography, Yorgos Arvanitis ; sets, François Renaud Labarthe ; costumes, Catherine Meillan, Ann Dunsford Varenne.
general note
"Under exclusive license from Code Red Films." -- Videodisc label.
DVD release of the 2001 motion picture.
Special features: Behind-the-scenes footage from the making of the movie, two interviews with the director, including a look at the film's alternate ending, original French and U.S. theatrical trailers, an essay by film critic Ginette Vincendeau, and an interview with Breillat, from the French film magazine, Positif.
Widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital stereo ; DTS5.1 soundtracks ; enhanced for 16.9 televisions.
Anaïs Reboux, Roxane Mesquida, Arsinée Khanjian, Romain Goupil, Libero de Rienzo, Laura Betti.
A daring and provocative exploration of the complexities of sexual awakening involving 12-year old Anaïs. With her family on holiday by the sea, she yearns for the experience of first love. However, she experiences it by proxy when her beautiful older sister, Elena, gets involved with an older boy. Soon Elena's naive hopes of romance will be shattered setting a chain of events in motion that will shatter her family forever.
language note
In French with optional English subtitles.
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Not rated.
technical details
DVD, region 1; NTSC.
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Appeared in Library Journal on 2004-09-01:
How hard it is to be a 12-year-old compulsive eater with a gorgeous older sister. Vacation plans turn tragic when sibling rivalry overwhelms all else. Copyright 2004 Reed Business Information.
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