Being 17

Being 17

Set in the beautiful high Pyrenees in south-west France, Damien lives with his mother Marianne, a doctor, while his father, a pilot, is on a tour of duty abroad with the French military. At school, Damien is bullied by Thomas, who lives in the farming community up in the mountains, nut learns to fight back. The boys find themselves living together when Marianne invites Thomas to come and stay with them while his mother is ill in hospital. Damien must learn to live with the boy who terrorised him.

TitleBeing 17
Original TitleQuand on a 17 Ans
Release DateFebruary 27th, 2016
GenreDrama
Runtime
DirectorAndré Téchiné
WritersCéline Sciamma, André Téchiné
Production CompaniesWild Bunch, Fidélité Films, France 2 Cinéma, La Banque Postale Image 8, Région Midi-Pyrénées, SCOPE Pictures
Production CountryFrance
Plot Keywordsgay, homophobia, bullying, homosexuality, gay relationship, in the closet, pyrenees, first love, lgbt, lgbt teen
Sandrine Kiberlain
Sandrine Kiberlain
Marianne
Kacey Mottet Klein
Kacey Mottet Klein
Damien
Corentin Fila
Corentin Fila
Thomas
Mama Prassinos
Mama Prassinos
Christine
Alexis Loret
Alexis Loret
Nathan
Jean Fornerod
Jean Fornerod
Cuando tienes 17 años
Se hai 17 anni
March 30th, 2016
February 14th, 2016
February 27th, 2016
March 8th, 2016
March 18th, 2016
June 9th, 2016
September 16th, 2016
September 14th, 2017
October 6th, 2016
August 31st, 2016