LET THE GIRLS PLAY

COMME DES GARÇONS

By Julien HALLARD

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Comedy - Completed 2017

1969. Paul Coutard is a sports journalist at daily newspaper Le Champenois. Forced to plan the newspaper’s annual fair with Emmanuelle Bruno, executive assistant, he comes up with a crazy idea : organise the first women’s football match in France.

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RDV Unifrance 2018
Berlin European Film Market (EFM) 2018
COLCOA 2018
North American
    • Year of production
    • 2017
    • Genres
    • Comedy
    • Countries
    • FRANCE
    • Languages
    • FRENCH
    • Duration
    • 88 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Julien HALLARD
    • Producer(s)
    • Frederic JOUVE (LES FILMS VELVET)
    • Synopsis
    • Based on a true story
      Reims, France, 1969.
      Paul Coutard is a 30-year-old sports journalist at daily newspaper Le Champenois. Charming, childish and a womaniser, he does exactly what he pleases. Then one day, his boss forces him to plan the newspaper’s annual fair together with Emmanuelle Bruno, the discreet and beautiful executive assistant. Paul has the crazy idea to organise a women’s football match for the first time. With Emmanuelle’s help, the project grows to unexpected proportions, as does their romance.
      Along with their unique team of female players, Paul and Emmanuelle will turn the French football world upside down.
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