2000 / drama / France / original title : PRESQUE RIEN / 75'’ / Color / status : completed / French / long feature-film
Mathieu, 18, is on holiday by the sea with his family and Annick, who takes care of his depressive mother. One day, Mathieu meets Cédric at the beach. What starts out as a tumultuous adventure unfolds into a true romance over time.
“Captures the uncertainty and emotional turbulence of late adolescence with a poignancy that a more clinically articulate movie never could.”
The New York Times
“Brings maximum subtlety, nuance and insight into the timeless story of first love.”
Los Angeles Times
“A highly credible, if rather unexceptional, look at the many insecurities and occasional joys of young love.”