SUCH A GORGEOUS KID LIKE ME

A film by François Truffaut

Cast : Philippe Leotard, Guy Marchand, Andre Dussollier, Charles Denner, Bernadette Lafont, Claude Brasseur

1972 / dramatic comedy / France / original title : UNE BELLE FILLE COMME MOI / 98’ / Color / status : completed / French / long feature-film / International catalog

Based on the novel by Henry Farrell, ‘Such a Gorgeous Kid Like Me’ Camille Bliss, suspected of a crime, is in prison when the story begins. She was locked up when she was very young. We discover her behind bars when a young sociologist conducts an inquiry on juvenile delinquency… He interviews her, causing her to bring up her past.