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My Salinger Year
Archived: My Salinger Year (2020)

director: Philippe Falardeau

composer: Léon Martin
With: Margaret Qualley, Sigourney Weaver, Douglas Booth, a.o.

duration: 101 minutes

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"A refined, sensitive adaptation of Joanna Rakoff's eponymous memoir about her stint working as an assistant at New York's oldest literary agency. Margaret Qualley plays Joanna, a young student who leaves her studies and boyfriend to make it in the Big Apple. A pleasant and diverting film, that may leave you craving more of New York's literary scene." - Little White Lies


director: Philippe Falardeau
composer: Léon Martin
producer: Luke Déry, Kim McCraw
screenplay: Philippe Falardeau based on the novel by Joanna Smith Rakoff
Editor: Frédérique Broos, Mary Finlay
Cinematography: Sara Mishara

production company: Parallels Filmproduction Llc

More info

dialogue: English
subtitles: Dutch subt.
Country: Canada - Ireland
year: 2020


PHILIPPE FALARDEAU: Pâté chinois (1997), The Left-Hand Side of the Fridge (2000), Jean Laliberté: A Man, His Vision and a Whole Lot of Concrete (2002, short), Congorama (2006), It's Not Me, I Swear! (2008), Monsieur Lazhar (2011), The Good Lie (2014), My Internship in Canada (2015), The Bleeder (2016), My Salinger Year (2020)

Technical Specs

format: DCP

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