Plot & Details
French filmmaker Eric Rohmer begins his Tales of the Four Seasons series with A Tale of Springtime. Parisian philosophy teacher Jeanne (Anne Teyssedre) is temporarily without a place to stay as her cousin occupies her own home and she refuses to stay in her boyfriend's messy apartment while he is away. A young pianist, Natasha (Florence Darel), offers the use of her house and she accepts. After the two become friends, it is apparent there is a rivalry between Natasha and her father Igor's girlfriend, Eve. As Natasha's father drifts away from Eve, Natasha unwittingly finds herself embroiled in the mess. A Winter's Tale is the following installment.
- MPAA Rating: PG
- Genre(s): Comedy,Drama
- Run Time: 107min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 07/25/2006
- DVD Release Date: 03/05/2002
- Distributor(s): Orion Classics
- Director(s): Eric Rohmer
- Starring: Anne Teyssedre , Hugues Quester , Florence Darel , Eloise Bennett , Sophie Robin
- Themes: Mischievous Children,Fathers and Daughters,Looking For Love
- Tone: Light,Springlike,Talky,Understated,Stylish,Witty
- Keywords: boyfriend,cousin,father,girlfriend,philosophy,pianist,teacher
- Country of Origin: France (04-04-1990),USA (07-17-1992)
- Language: French