A Simple Story
A Simple Story ★★★ Une Histoire Simple 1979
A woman faces her 40th birthday with increasing uneasiness, though her life seems perfect from the outside. She evaluates her chances at love, childbearing, and friendship, after having an abortion and breaking up with her lover. Schneider's performance is brilliant in this gentle, quiet drama. In French with English subtitles. 110m/C VHS . FR Romy Schneider, Bruno Cremer, Claude Brasseur; D: Claude Sautet.