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The Girl on the Train

Directed by André Téchiné

France | 97 minutes | 2009

French with English subtitles

Jeanne lives in a house in the suburbs of Paris with her mother Louise. The two women get on well together. Louise earns her living by looking after children. Jeanne is half-heartedly looking for a job. Louise harbors the hope of getting her daughter a job with Samuel Bleistein, a famous lawyer whom she knew in her youth. Jeanne and Bleistein's worlds are light years apart. However, they'll be set on a collision course because of an incredible lie that Jeanne invents, a lie that grows into the biggest news and political story of the day.
Foreign Title La fille du rer
Director André Téchiné
Countries of Production France
Year of Presentation 2009
Language(s) French with English subtitles
Premiere Status
Runtime 97 minutes
Principal Cast Émilie Dequenne, Catherine Deneuve, Michel Blanc, Ronit Elkabetz
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