The Antoine Doinel cycle
Love on the Run
L’ Amour en fuite
Now a novelist, Antoine Doinel encounters the erstwhile girl-of-his-dreams, with intriguing consequences.
Image: Dominique Le Rigoleur
Jean-Pierre Léaud, Marie-France Pisier, Claude Jade, Dani
France 1979. 94min
Separated from Christine, uncertain about his latest relationship, and employed at a printing factory, Antoine has finally written a novel inspired by his own experiences. By chance he encounters erstwhile girl-of-his-dreams Colette (Pisier), now a lawyer with her own professional and emotional problems, and they compare notes... An intriguing, insightful look at the relationships between life and art, responsibility and trust.
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