THE PRUDE

A film by Jacques Doillon

Cast : Piccoli Michel, Sabine Azema, Sandrine Bonnaire

1986 / drama / France / original title : THE PRUDE / 90’ / Color / status : completed / French / long feature-film / French catalog

Without any reason, Manon, 18 years old, runs away from home, and from her father, Pierre, a theater director. A year goes by before she decides to come back. Pierre, together with a few comedians, directs a play which illustrates the story of his daughter. Manon observes her life on stage, hiding. Father and daughter will meet again in an emotional outburst.