The Town Is Quiet

Genre:  Drama
Running Time:  132 min.
Release Date: June 15, 2001

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Cast: Ariane Ascaride, Jean-Pierre Darrousin, Gérard Meylan


Michele is a working-class mother who spends her days working at a fish market. Her daughter Fiona, is also a mother and is addicted to heroin. The two live together with the baby and what friends they have are unable to turn away from the tragedy of this family. As the two go through their day to day lives, they meet a number of characters including a lonely taxi driver, a bartender with dark secrets and a musician who constantly cheats on her husband.

Director: Robert Guédiguian
Studio: Le Studio Canal+
Producer(s): Michel Saint-Jean, Robert Guédiguian, Gilles Sandoz
Screenplay: Robert Guédiguian, Jean-Louis Milesi
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