Broke, with nothing but her cat and doors closing in her face, Paula is back in Paris after a long absence. As she meets different people along the way, there is one thing she knows for sure: she's determined to make a new start and she'll do it with style and panache!
Winner of the Caméra d'Or - Cannes 2017 (Best First Feature Film)
Director: Léonor Serraille Starring: Laetitia Dosch
Running time 97’ Original Version French Year of production 2017
This Young French Cinema program was made possible with the support of UniFrance films and the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the U.S.
After having studied literature in Lyon, Paris and Barcelona, Léonor Serraille was accepted at La Femis (The French State Film School) in the screenplay writing program. After graduating, she directed the 16mm short film, “BODY”, with Nathalie Richard, which was selected for the Brive, Créteil and Osnabrück Film Festivals. “JEUNE FEMME” (“MONTPARNASSE BIENVENUE”), her graduation screenplay, is her first feature film, with Laetitia Dosch in the title role.