Boy Meets Girl 1984

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Boy Meets Girl ★★★ 1984

Alex (Lavant), a French Holden Caulfield type character, cruises the seamier side of Paris in this acclaimed film. Carax's directoral debut at age 22. Alex will return in the Carax films “Bad Blood” (1986) and “The Lovers on the Bridge” (1991). French with subtitles. 100m/B VHS, DVD . FR Denis Lavant, Mireille Perrier, Carroll Brooks, Anna Baldaccini; D: Leos Carax; W: Leos Carax; C: Jean-Yves Escoffier; M: Jacques Pinault.