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François Truffaut

Les deux Anglaises et le continent (Two English Girls)

Edition 1987
130' - 1971 - Drama, Romance - Dialogue: French, English
Director: François Truffaut Composer: Georges Delerue With: Jean-Pierre Léaud, Kika Markham, Stacey Tendeter
At the beginning of the 20th century, Claude Roc, a young middle-class Frenchman meets in Paris Ann Brown, a young Englishwoman. They become friends and Ann invites him to spend holidays at the house where she lives with her mother and her sister Muriel, for whom she intends Claude. During these holidays, Claude, Ann and Muriel become very close and he gradually falls in love with Muriel. But both families lay down a one-year-long separation without any contact before agreeing to the marriage. So Claude goes back to Paris when he has many love affairs before sending Muriel a break-off letter...

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François Truffaut


Georges Delerue


Jean-Pierre Léaud, Kika Markham, Stacey Tendeter

Director of Photography

Néstor Almendros


Martine Barraqué, Yann Dedet


François Truffaut

More information


French, English

Countries of production


Screenplay based on

"Les deux Anglaises et le continent" (Henri-Pierre Roché)



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