Directors' Showcase / UK premiere

Sexual Chronicles of a French Family (Chroniques sexuelles d’une famille d’aujourd’hui)

  • Pascal Arnold, Jean-Marc Barr /
  • France /
  • 2012 /
  • 82 mins

Grégory Annoni, Yan Brian, Leïla Denio, Philippe Duquesne, Nathan Duval / Fiction / French

Sexual frankness of a very Gallic kind abounds in Jean-Marc Barr and Pascal Arnold’s wholly aptly-titled fifth joint directorial outing. Mum, Dad, Brother, adopted sister and Granddad are all at it – all but 15-year-old Romain, in fact, who fears there’s no end in sight for his virginity. But when he is caught in the act of filming himself in a bout of classroom onanism, a sudden new awareness and openness is triggered across the whole family…

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