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33 Ratings

Eager Bodies

Les corps impatients

Directed by Xavier Giannoli
France, 2003


Laura Smet makes her film debut as Charlotte, a young woman battling cancer. Nicolas Duvauchelle plays her boyfriend Paul, who has pledged to stick by her through the chemotherapy. When Charlotte’s healthy cousin Ninon (Marie Denarnaud) comes to visit, Paul ends up sleeping with her.

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Eager Bodies Directed by Xavier Giannoli

Awards & Festivals

Toronto International Film Festival


San Sebastián International Film Festival


BFI London Film Festival


César Awards

2004 | 2 nominations including: Most Promising Actor