aka Naissance des pieuvres First screened in August 2014
Director: Céline Sciamma. Cast: Pauline Acquart, Adèle Haenel, Louise Blachère, Warren Jacquin, Christel Baras, Marie Gili-Pierre, Alice de Lencquesaing. Screenplay: Céline Sciamma. Twitter Capsule:
Tentative, especially compared to Sciamma's later Tomboy. But bless her commitment to young girls' complicated lives.
Beyond taking young women's coming of age and coming into sexuality so seriously, Sciamma avoids some obvious story directions. Worthy placeholder for better filsm to come.