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by André Téchiné


In a village in the Southwest of France, 1962. Maite and Francois are 18 years old. They are friends, not lovers. In Francois's classroom, there are Serge, whose brother has just married to try to escape from the war in Algeria, and Henri, a pied-noir (Algerian-born Frenchman). Francois and Serge will have a homosexual relationship, but Serge wants to marry his brother's wife...

original title: Les roseaux sauvages
country: France
year: 1994
genre: fiction
directed by: André Téchiné
film run: 110'
release date: FR 01/06/1994, GR 11/1994, SE 1994, DE 16/02/1995, PT 03/03/1995, UK 03/03/1995, ES 21/04/1995, NL 10/08/1995, PL 15/09/1995, DK 22/01/1996
screenplay: Olivier Massart, Gilles Taurand, André Téchiné
cast: Elodie Bouchez, Gaël Morel, Stéphane Rideau
cinematography by: Jeanne Lapoirie
film editing: Martine Giordano
art director: Pierre Soula
costumes designer: Elisabeth Tavernier
producer: Georges Benayoun, Alain Sarde
associate producer: Chantal Poupaud, Paul Rozenberg

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