One Summer
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A woman finds a new and unexpected romance with a younger man in this romantic drama set in France in 1950. Monique (Catherine Frot) is a woman in her late forties who has been left to run the family farm after her ne'er do well husband abandoned her during the war. Monique does nearly all the labor on the farm with the help of her teenage son Paulo (Jean-Pierre Moncorge), while her daughter Jeanne (Laura Smet), the local schoolmarm, lives nearby and helps Monique care for Prudence (Isabelle Sadoyan), her elderly mother-in-law. One day, a handsome drifter, Joseph (Gregori Derangere),… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The down-to-earth story, with a pacing more akin to classical French literature than a modern film, will probably only inspire upscale female audiences."
‑ Boyd van Hoeij, european-films.net
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