About the film
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Release Date: July 01, 2009
|Slogan||:||«Let Life In.»|
|Production Companies||:||Eagle Pictures, Les Films des Tournelles, France 2 Cinéma, Pathé, Topaze Bleue|
|Producers||:||Anne-Dominique Toussaint, Mark Lombardo, Michaël Laguens|
|Writers||:||Mona Achache, Muriel Barbery|
Paloma is a serious and highly articulate but deeply bored 11-year-old who has decided to kill herself on her 12th birthday. Fascinated by art and philosophy, she questions and documents her life and immediate circle, drawing trenchant and often hilarious observations on the world around her. But as her appointment with death approaches, Paloma finally meets some kindred spirits in her building's grumpy janitor and an enigmatic, elegant neighbor, both of whom inspire Paloma to question her rather pessimistic outlook on life.