We Won't Grow Old Together

Directed by Maurice Pialat | Written by Maurice Pialat

This powerful romantic drama examines the final period of a long and ultimately unhappy affair. Jean (Jean Yanne) is an unpleasant, domineering man. Though he still lives with his wife, their marriage has been over for a long time. For six years, Jean has had an affair with the much-younger Catherine (Marlene Jobert). The dynamic of their relationship is moving it toward disintegration also, but Catherine resists it. This movie is based on Pialat's own autobiographical novel.

" We won't grow old together is a fiercely impassioned, impulsively modernist melodrama"

- Richard Brody, The New Yorker

 

"A uniquely, brilliant film maker" - Film comment

US VOD Distribution: Under the Milky Way

US DVD/Blu-Ray Distribution: Kino Lorber

Available on DVD & Blu-ray on August 12


We Won't Grow Old Together
  • 110 min
  • Starring Jean Yann, Marlène Jobert
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
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