Les Autres filles

by Caroline Vignal

2000 Selection

FRANCE 2000 1h42

Feature Film

Aged fifteen, Solange lives with her parents in a village in southern France. At the technical college in Toulouse where she is training to become a hairdresser, Solange makes friends with Gary, a sassy, street-wise girl. Solange immediately becomes part of Gary's group of like-minded friends, who talk and laugh big and loud, hit on guys, go out dancing and change their hair color every week.
Solange isn't like the others, though, and she knows it. She's never had sex. Her virginity becomes an affliction. She must get rid of it. Hanging out with Gary and her friends has given Solange a glimpse of what life is all about...