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The protagonist is Carmen X, a female member of a terrorist gang. She asks her uncle Jean, a washed-up film director if she can borrow his beachside house to make a film with some friends, but they are in fact planning to rob a bank. During the robbery she falls in love with a security guard. The film intercuts between Carmen's escape with the guard, her uncle's attempt to make a comeback film, and a string quartet attempting to perform Beethoven.

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  1. Anne-Marie Miéville


  2. Jean-Luc Godard


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  1. Maruschka Detmers

    Maruschka Detmers

    Carmen X

  2. Jacques Bonnaffé

    Jacques Bonnaffé

    Joseph Bonnaffé

  3. Myriem Roussel

    Myriem Roussel


  4. Christophe Odent

    Christophe Odent

    Le chef

  5. Jean-Luc Godard

    Jean-Luc Godard

    Oncle Jeannot

  6. Valérie Dréville

    Valérie Dréville

    La nourrice / Wet nurse

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Original Title Prénom Carmen

Status Released

Original Language French

Runtime 1h 25m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • December 20, 1983



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