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2.8
131 Ratings

Backstage

Directed by Emmanuelle Bercot
France, 2005
Drama

Synopsis

Celebrity obsession leads a French teen to track down her favorite singer following a disastrous staged encounter between the pair. As their lives gradually intertwine, she begins to realize that the celebrity world is much different than she ever imagined.

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Backstage Directed by Emmanuelle Bercot

Critics reviews

Todd Haynes once said his luminous 2015 film Carol articulated what it was to be “young and in the dark and falling in love with someone.” Backstage is the anti-Carol, which is to say, this is about what it is to be young, desperate, harshly lit, and destroying yourself for someone who is simply not available.
February 02, 2018
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