Plot & Details
Shot in Lisbon, this drama examines the issue of aging as seen from the viewpoints of five women facing middle age -- self-destructive actress-singer Branca (Guesch Patti), losing the respect of her daughter; single literature professor Eva (Miou-Miou), attracted to the son of her friend Barbara (Marthe Keller), who's in the middle of a divorce; top TV journalist Linda (Carmen Maura), who has a lover but can't commit; and beauty-salon owner Chloe (Marisa Berenson). Shown at the 1998 Palm Springs Film Festival.
- Genre(s): Comedy,Drama
- Run Time: 95min.
- DVD Release Date: 08/01/2000
- Director(s): Luís Galvão Teles
- Starring: Miou-Miou , Carmen Maura , Marthe Keller , Marisa Berenson , Guesch Patti
- Themes: Mothers and Daughters,Women's Friendship
- Tone: Intimate,Poignant
- Keywords: actor, committed-relationship, daughter, divorce, friendship, journalism, lover, mid-life-crisis, middle-age, professor, respect, self-destruction, son, woman
- Country of Origin: France (08-12-1998)
- Language: French