Melanie Mayron et Anita Skinner dans une scène du film Girlfriends de Claudia Weill


Claudia Weill
1978 - Comédie dramatique - 88 min

International cinema



United States
English, Italian

When her best friend and roommate abruptly moves out to get married, Susan, trying to be an artist while making ends meet as a bar mitzvah photographer on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, finds herself adrift in both life and love.


A wonder of American independent cinema by Claudia Weill, Girlfriends is a remarkably authentic vision of female relationships that has become a touchstone for makers of an entire subgenre of films and television shows about young women trying to make it in the big city. This 1970s New York time capsule captures the complexities and contradictions of women’s lives and relationships with wry humor and refreshing frankness.

FST - French subtitles
EST - English subtitles
CC - Closed captions

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