One Sings, the Other Doesn't (L'Une chante, l'autre pas)
One Sings, the Other Doesn't (L'Une chante, l'autre pas) (1977)

In this story of friendship and reproductive rights, 14 years in the relationship between two very dissimilar women are chronicled. Pauline (Valerie Mairesse) is a middle-class city girl, at odds with her very conventional family. Suzanne… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 9, 1977
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Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader

It's all very cute, full of pretty flowers and nice colors: a suburban matron's idea of liberation. Varda, who's been there, ought to know better.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

One Sings, the Other Doesn't is a valentine to female friendship and the worldwide family of women.

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Josh Larsen
LarsenOnFilm of Agnes Varda's more feminist works, yet its approach is hardly polemical.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Sweet feminist charmer.

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