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Wild Reeds


This is a nostalgic French coming-of-age drama from director [[Performer~P113794~Andre Techine~andrétéchiné]] set in a Provence deeply divided over the war for independence being waged against French colonialism in Algeria. In 1962, Francois (Gael Morel) and Maite ([[Performer~P195286~Elodie Bouchez~élodiebouchez]]) are best friends and students at a boarding school in southwestern France, where Maite's mother Madame Alvarez ([[Performer~P147110~Michele Moretti~michèlemoretti]]) is an instructor...more

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80 out of 100 Metascore®

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