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Tuesday, April 23, 2013
17 Girls | French Film, Wine & Conversation
When Camille, a high school girl, accidentally becomes pregnant, 16 of her friends and classmates decide to follow suit, throwing their town and school into chaos. The story is based on real events that took place in Gloucester, Massachussets, in 2008 and has been relocated to Lorient, a shabby port city on the Brittany coast.
‘Wavering between light comedy and drama with wonderfully natural performances’ –The New York Times
Nominated at the César (French Oscar) for Best First Film. Written and directed by Delphine & Muriel Coulin. Starring Louise Grinberg, Juliette Darche, Roxanne Duran. 86 min. | In French with English subtitles