A Common Thread Movie Review Summary

Actors: Lola Naymark, Ariane Ascaride, Jackie Berroyer

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A COMMON THREAD (Brodeuses) is a French movie written and directed by Éléonore Faucher in 2004. It earned the Critics Week Grand Prize at the Cannes Film festival.
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Claire is a pregnant teenager who has already decided not to keep her child once he'll be born. She tries her best to hide her condition from her family and her colleagues. She spends a lot of time embroidering and she's lucky enough to find a new job at Mrs. Mélikian's place. Mrs. Mélikian, who has just lost her son in a moto accident, embroiders for haute couture designers. Soon, a quasi-filial relation uprises between the two women.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   2000's+ (present) Romance/Love/Hugging    -   Yes Kind of romance:    -   Unprepared for birthing/child rearing

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Age:    -   a teen Ethnicity/Nationality    -   French


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   France Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   ignorant small town people

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   touching of personal anatomy Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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