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Nicole and Jean (Nicole und Jean)

Nicole and Jean
Nicole Cazanave

Nicole and Jean is a love story. A journey, over an entire summer, from Berlin to Paris, from Paris to the south.

Nicole and Jean met, fell in love with each other, and consumed each other. Their story is one of two people who spent their lives looking for their place in life, but even together they could not find it. Nicole and Jean both died of cancer at a young age.

Nicole and Jean is also the story of a daughter who takes on a journey to ask her parents all the questions that were deprived of her by their death.
Category Documentary
Year of Production 2001
Director Juliette Cazanave
Screenplay Juliette Cazanave
Cinematography Isabelle Razavet, Jean-Marc Bouzou
Agnés Bruckert, Andreas Menzel
Astor Piazolla
Producer Christian Baute
Production Company Movimento, Paris, in co-production with Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB), Alias Film/Cologne, in cooperation with Bayerischer Rundfunk, ARTE/Paris
Runtime 70 min
Format Super 8, DigiBeta PAL, color
Dubbed Versions German
Subtitled Version German
Sound Technology Dolby SR
Festivals Nyon 2001, Cinema du Réel Paris 2001, Ophuels-Festival Saarbruecken 2002
Awards Bavarian Documentary Award 2001
With backing from Centre National de la Cinématographie, Commission Télévision de la PROCIREP, Media Rent

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