Avenue Montaigne
    (2007)

    Fiction

    DVD

    Call Numbers:
    DVD/FOREIGN/FRENCH/AVENUE
Login to place a hold on this item
Enter your AHML username.
Enter the password that accompanies your username.

Availability

Locations Call Number Status
Movies DVD/FOREIGN/FRENCH/AVENUE Available

Details

PUBLISHED
[New York, N.Y.] : Thinkfilm, [2007]
DESCRIPTION
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN
9786311070543 55175, 821575551755
LANGUAGE
French
NOTES

Title from container

Jessica is a beautiful young woman from the provinces who has come to Paris and lands a job waiting tables at a chic bistro on fabled Avenue Montaigne. Jessica's customers include a popular TV actress who is courting a major Hollywood director for her first serious film role; a wealthy art collector who is about to liquidate a lifetime's worth of treasures at auction; and an illustrious classical pianist who is at odds with his manager/wife as to where his career is headed. Precisely because Jessica doesn't know how celebrated these people are, her guileless and completely unintimidated engagement in their lives has a transforming effect on them and ultimately her

Originally released as a motion picture in 2005

Director of photography, Jean-Marc Fabre ; editor, Sylvie Landra ; music, Nicola Piovani ; costume designer, Catherine Leterrier ; production designer, Michèle Abbé-Vannier

Cecile De France, Valerie Lemercier, Albert Dupontel, Claude Brasseur, Christopher Thompson, Laura Morante, Syndey Pollack

MPAA rating: PG-13; for some strong language and brief sexuality

DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital

French dialogue, English subtitles

César Awards, France, 2007: César - Best Supporting Actress (Meilleure actrice dans un second rôle - Valérie Lemercier)

Additional Credits

Additional Titles