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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Pierre Arditi
Sabine Azema
Andre Dussollier
Agnes Jaoui
Jean-Pierre Bacri
Directors
Alain Resnais
Screenwriters
Agnes Jaoui
Jean-Pierre Bacri
Running Time
122 minutes

On Connait La Chanson
Parisian melodrama in the style of Dennis Potter.


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Plot
Odile (Sabine Azéma) is looking for a new, bigger appartment. Her younger sister Camille (Agnès Jaoui) has just completed her doctoral thesis and fallen in love with an estate agent who is responsible for Odile's apartment and who has an elder employee…


Verdict
If you can get over the initial shock, under it all may be Resnais' most whimsical and charming film for ages.


Reviewed by Trevor Lewis

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