UW Cinematheque - New French Restorations
Peppermint Soda (Diablo Menthe) | France | 1977 | DCP | 102 min. | French with English subtitles Director: Diane Kurys
Saturday, November 10, 2018
4070 Vilas Hall
Cast: Eléonore Klarwein, Odile Michel, Anouk Ferjac Kurys’ critically-celebrated debut feature and autobiographical memory piece captures a particular moment in the tumultuous life and development of sisters Anne (Klarwein) and Frederique (Michel), both entering their teen years in 1963 France. Torn between divorced parents and struggling with the confines of their strict school, the two girls undergo awakenings both political and romantic.