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90 Ratings

French Twist

Gazon maudit

Directed by Josiane Balasko
France, 1995
Comedy, Romance, LGBT+


After learning of her husband’s infidelities, a housewife invites an itinerant lesbian to move in with them.

French Twist Directed by Josiane Balasko

Awards & Festivals

César Awards

1996 | Winner: Best Screenplay, Original or Adaptation

1996 | 4 nominations including: Best Actor

Golden Globes (USA)

1996 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

Lumiere Awards

1996 | Winner: Best Screenplay

Palm Springs International Film Festival

1996 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film (Audience Award)

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