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DVD

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  • CENTRAL: Audiovisual Collection
  • OSHTEMO: Audiovisual Collection (2 copies)
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Happening = L'événement

Call Number

  • DVD FOREIGN (CEN, OSH)

Languages

French dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing, English audio description track.

Performers

Anamaria Vartolomei, Kacey Mottet-Klein, Luàna Bajrami, Louise Orry Diquero, Louise Chevillotte, Pio Marmaï, Sandrine Bonnaire, Anna Mouglalis, Leonor Oberson, Fabrizio Rongione.

Publication Information

[Silver Spring, MD] : RLJ Entertainment, Inc.

Physical Description

1 videodisc (99 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

Audience

Not rated.

Summary

1960s France. Anne is a bright young student with a promising future ahead of her. But when she becomes pregnant, she sees the opportunity to finish her studies and escape the constraints of her background slipping away. With her final exams fast approaching and her belly growing, Anne resolves to act, even if she has to confront shame and pain, even if she must risk prison to do so.

Notes

Based on L'événement by Annie Ernaux.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2021.

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