Ma Saison Super 8

Overview

A cinematic homage to the Front Homosexual d'Action Révolutionnaire, the first gay rights movement in France, AllesandroAvellis' compassionate drama tells the tale of a young activist living in Paris when homosexuals had no place in society. The year is 1968; Marc is adrift in the city after failing in his efforts to gain national acceptance for gay rights. One day, during a park pick-up, he meets Andre, a small town factory worker still exploring his sexuality but convinced that he will one day marry and start a...
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Overview

A cinematic homage to the Front Homosexual d'Action Révolutionnaire, the first gay rights movement in France, AllesandroAvellis' compassionate drama tells the tale of a young activist living in Paris when homosexuals had no place in society. The year is 1968; Marc is adrift in the city after failing in his efforts to gain national acceptance for gay rights. One day, during a park pick-up, he meets Andre, a small town factory worker still exploring his sexuality but convinced that he will one day marry and start a family. Over the course of the next three years, Marc and Andre continue their heated affair as Marc continues to advocate fiercely for gay rights while butting heads with his close-minded father, a Paris police officer.
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Special Features

The Never Seen Before Short Film "The Boy and the Eagle" A. Avellis (France, 2003, 12)
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/7/2009
  • UPC: 759259141292
  • Original Release: 2005
  • Source: Water Bearer Films
  • Language: Français
  • Time: 1:14:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 71,727

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Axel Philippon
Célia Pilastre
Roman Girelli
Technical Credits
Alessandro Avellis Director, Screenwriter
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Ma Saison Super 8
1. Start Film [7:35]
2. 1970 [7:21]
3. Caught [7:03]
4. The Park [10:45]
5. 1971 [4:42]
6. Andre [10:00]
7. 1972 [8:53]
8. Betrayal [4:57]
9. Father and Son [6:45]
10. Once More [3:09]
11. End Credits [2:00]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Ma Saison Super 8
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   The Boy and The Eagle
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