Le Gamin au vélo – movie journal #14

This the the story of a boy abandoned by his father in an orphanage. He goes out looking for his bike which he believes is still in the apartment where he lived. By chance between events he meets a hairdresser (Cécile de France) who later agrees to welcome him at weekends. It nourishes an immense…

Submarine – movie journal #13

Oliver Tate has two great ambitions at age fifteen: saving his parent's marriage through a carefully planned intervention; And lose his virginity before his next birthday. Worried about an odd case that his mother has, Oliver 'controls' the sexual life of his parents and forges love letters from his mother to father. Oliver nurtures a…

Tomboy – movie journal #11

The story of a girl who dresses, acts and introduces herself to everyone as being a boy - a tomboy girl. This is the meaning of this movie tittle by Celine Scianma. Because of her father's new job a 10-year-old pre-teen is forced to move from Paris to her mother and younger sister's house. This…

Almanya – movie journal #9

The solution for the unemployment problem has been solved abroad for a long time. A lot of people had to emigrate and sometimes they still have to do it nowadays. For decades Europe has been the dream to solve those problems. Almanya, shows us the perspective of a Turkish family and three generations living between…