The Best Way to Walk

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The Best Way to Walk
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Theatrical release poster
Directed by Claude Miller
Produced by Mag Bodard
Jean-François Davy
Written by Luc Béraud
Claude Miller
Starring Patrick Dewaere
Patrick Bouchitey
Christine Pascal
Claude Piéplu
Music by Alain Jomy
Cinematography Bruno Nuytten
Edited by Jean-Bernard Bonis
Distributed by AMLF (France)
Specialty Films (USA)
Release date
‹See TfM›
  • 3 March 1976 (1976-03-03)(France)
  • 15 January 1978 (1978-01-15)(U.S.)
Running time
82 minutes
CountryFrance
LanguageFrench
Box office$13,793 [1] (2008 French reissue)

The Best Way to Walk (French: La meilleure façon de marcher) is a 1976 French film directed by Claude Miller, his directorial debut. It stars Patrick Dewaere, Patrick Bouchitey, Christine Pascal, Claude Piéplu and Michel Blanc. [2]

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Plot

Marc and Philippe are two teenage summer-camp counselors at a vacation camp somewhere in the French country in 1960. Marc is very virile, while Philippe is more reserved. One night, Marc surprises Philippe dressed and made-up like a woman. From now on, he will keep on humiliating Philippe. Despite their late-adolescent rivalries and sexual confusion, each of them achieves some sort of awakening.

Awards

The film won the César Award for Best Cinematography, and was nominated for Best Film, Best Actor, Best Director, Best Writing and Best Sound.

Cast

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References

  1. https://www.boxofficemojo.com/title/tt0074888/?ref_=bo_rl_ti
  2. "The Best Way to Walk". unifrance.org. Retrieved 2014-03-10.