The Adolescent

  • 1979
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

A 12-year-old girl, Chauveau, leaves her Paris home and estranged parents just before the outbreak of WW II to spend a summer holiday in a remote village with her grandmother, Signoret, who plays a subtle soothsayer. The girl develops a crush on a young Jewish doctor and begins to recognize mature feelings in herself, before returning to Paris to see her...read more

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A 12-year-old girl, Chauveau, leaves her Paris home and estranged parents just before the outbreak of WW II to spend a summer holiday in a remote village with her grandmother, Signoret, who plays a subtle soothsayer. The girl develops a crush on a young Jewish doctor and begins to

recognize mature feelings in herself, before returning to Paris to see her parents reunited. A somewhat doting film, directed by actress Jeanne Moreau, who presents more pastoral scenes than story.

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  • Released: 1979
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: A 12-year-old girl, Chauveau, leaves her Paris home and estranged parents just before the outbreak of WW II to spend a summer holiday in a remote village with her grandmother, Signoret, who plays a subtle soothsayer. The girl develops a crush on a young Je… (more)

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