ONCE WE GROW UP

ONCE WE GROW UP
QUAND ON SERA GRAND

A film by Renaud Cohen

2000 France - Comedy

synopsis

At thirty, Simon is juggling with life and its problems. He is torn between his job as a journalist at ?Tobacco Monthly?, his girlfriend Christine with whom he can?t seem to have a child and his friends Fabrice, L?a and Roch?. On the family side, he should be sorting things out with his psychiatrist father but he mainly takes care of his Granma who is losing her mind and making life impossible for everyone around her. When he meets Claire, a pregnant neighbour neglected by her husband, his life takes an unexpected turn. In this bittersweet comedy, the characters? paths cross, mingle and part, leading us through laughter and emotion into Simon?s unique world.

  • cast

    • Mathieu Demy (Simon)
    • Amira Casar (Claire)
    • Maurice Benichou (Isaac)
  • crew

    • Screenplay
    • Eric Veniard
    • Screenplay
    • Renaud Cohen
    • Cinematography
    • Pierre Milon
  • infos

    • Running time
    • 102 min
    • Format
    • Color

awards & nominations

  • San Sebastian Film Festival 2000

Domestic release :
2001/04/25