3.0
70 Ratings

I Want to Go Home

Directed by Alain Resnais
France, 1989
Comedy

Synopsis

Joey Wellman, a cantankerous American cartoonist, accepts an invitation to come to an exhibition in Paris, because his estranged daughter Elsie is a student there. He arrives with his girlfriend Lena, and very soon wants to go home as the culture shock is too much for him.

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I Want to Go Home
Directed by Alain Resnais

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1989 | 4 wins including: Best Screenplay (Competition)

1989 | Golden Lion

César Awards

1990 | Nominee: Best Supporting Actress

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