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The Lacemaker (La Dentelliere)

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Drama, Romance
Release Date:January 1, 1977
Running time:108 minutes
Cast:Isabelle Huppert, Yves Beneyton, Florence Giorgetti, Annemarie Düringer, Renate Schroeter
Director:Claude Goretta
Producer:Yves Peyrot, Lise Fayolle
Writer:Claude Goretta
Distributor:Action Films

Description: The internationally produced The Lacemaker (La Dentelliere) stars Isabelle Huppert as Pomme, a meek and mild French beautician whose life takes a fateful turn during a vacation to Normandy. Here Huppert becomes the lover of middle-class literature-student Francois (Yves Beneyton). The relationship sours when Francois takes her home to meet his parents, thanks in no small part to their differing social backgrounds. The Lacemaker was the film that solidified the stardom of Isabelle Huppert; she was showered with awards, most notably the British Film Academy.~ Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide

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