About the film
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The Woman Next Door
Release Date: September 30, 1981
|Production Companies||:||Les Films du Carrosse, TF1 Films Production|
|Producers||:||François Truffaut, Roland Thénot, Anny Bartanovski, Armand Barbault, Josiane Couëdel, Françoise Heberle, Jean-François Lentretien, Jacques Vidal|
|Writers||:||François Truffaut, Jean Aurel, Suzanne Schiffman|
Madame Jouve, the narrator, tells the tragedy of Bernard and Mathilde. Bernard was living happily with his wife Arlette and his son Thomas. One day, a couple, Philippe and Mathilde Bauchard, moves into the next house. This is the accidental reunion of Bernard and Mathilde, who had a passionate love affair years ago. The relationship revives... A somber study of human feelings.