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Small Change (1976)

PG
104 min | Comedy, Drama

In the town of Thiers, summer of 1976, teachers and parents give their children skills, love, and attention. A teacher has his first child, a single mother hopes to meet Mr. Right, another mom reaches out to Patrick, a motherless lad who ...See moreIn the town of Thiers, summer of 1976, teachers and parents give their children skills, love, and attention. A teacher has his first child, a single mother hopes to meet Mr. Right, another mom reaches out to Patrick, a motherless lad who is just discovering the opposite sex. Patrick befriends Julien, a new student who lives in poverty with his mother and has a terrible secret. Bruno shows his friends how to chat up girls. Sylvie stages a witty protest against her parents. Brothers give a friend a haircut. A toddler falls from a window and is unhurt. Everybody goes to the cinema. At camp, Martine catches Patrick's eye. A teacher explains: "Life is hard, but it's wonderful." Written by See less
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Writers
François Truffaut (original scenario) | Suzanne Schiffman (original scenario)
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Release date
Oct 1, 1976 (United States)

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40 cast members
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Nicole Félix
Grégory's mother (as Nicole Felix) Grégory's mother (as Nicole Felix)   See fewer
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Chantal Mercier
Chantal Petit, the Schoolteacher Chantal Petit, the Schoolteacher   See fewer
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Jean-François Stévenin
Jean-François Richet, the Schoolteacher (as Jean-François Stevenin) Jean-François Richet, the Schoolteacher (as Jean-François Stevenin)   See fewer
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Virginie Thévenet
Lydie Richet (as Virginie Thevenet) Lydie Richet (as Virginie Thevenet)   See fewer
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Tania Torrens
Nadine Riffle, hairdresser Nadine Riffle, hairdresser   See fewer
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René Barnerias
Monsieur Desmouceaux, Patrick's father Monsieur Desmouceaux, Patrick's father   See fewer
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Katy Carayon
Sylvie's Mother Sylvie's Mother   See fewer
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Jean-Marie Carayon
Police inspector, Sylvie's father Police inspector, Sylvie's father   See fewer
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Francis Devlaeminck
Monsieur Riffle, hairdresser, Laurent's father Monsieur Riffle, hairdresser, Laurent's father   See fewer
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Michel Dissart
Monsieur Lomay, constable Monsieur Lomay, constable   See fewer
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Michele Heyraud
Madame Deluca Madame Deluca   See fewer
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Paul Heyraud
Monsieur Deluca Monsieur Deluca   See fewer
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Jeanne Lobre
Julien's grandmother (as Jane Lobre) Julien's grandmother (as Jane Lobre)   See fewer
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Vincent Touly
Concierge Concierge   See fewer
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Claudio De Luca
Mathieu Deluca Mathieu Deluca   See fewer
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Franck De Luca
Franck Deluca Franck Deluca   See fewer
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Laurent Devlæminck
Laurent Riffle Laurent Riffle   See fewer
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Bruno de Stabenrath
Bruno Rouillard (as Bruno Staab) Bruno Rouillard (as Bruno Staab)   See fewer
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Sylvie Grezel
Sylvie Sylvie   See fewer
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Richard Golfier
Richard Golfier Richard Golfier   See fewer
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Corinne Boucart
Corinne Corinne   See fewer
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Eva Truffaut
Patricia Patricia   See fewer
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Philippe Goldmann
Julien Leclou Julien Leclou   See fewer
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Pascale Bruchon
Martine Martine   See fewer
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Georges Desmouceaux
Patrick Desmouceaux (as Geory Desmouceaux) Patrick Desmouceaux (as Geory Desmouceaux)   See fewer
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Grégory
Little Grégory (as Le petit Gregory) Little Grégory (as Le petit Gregory)   See fewer
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Marcel Berbert
Headmaster (uncredited) Headmaster (uncredited)   See fewer
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Yvon Boutina
Oscar, adult (uncredited) Oscar, adult (uncredited)   See fewer
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Monique Dury
Florist (uncredited) Florist (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jean-Francis Gondre
Oscar's father (uncredited) Oscar's father (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hélène Jeanbrau
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Christian Lentretien
Monsieur Golfier, Richard's father (uncredited) Monsieur Golfier, Richard's father (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jean-Marc Lentretien
Studient in classroom (uncredited) Studient in classroom (uncredited)   See fewer
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Thi-Loan Nguyen
People from Thiers (uncredited) People from Thiers (uncredited)   See fewer
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Christine Pellé
Madame Leclou, Julien's mother (uncredited) Madame Leclou, Julien's mother (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roland Thénot
People from Thiers (uncredited) People from Thiers (uncredited)   See fewer
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François Truffaut
Martine's Father (uncredited) Martine's Father (uncredited)   See fewer
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Laura Truffaut
Madeleine Doinel, Oscar's mother (uncredited) Madeleine Doinel, Oscar's mother (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.7 / 10 | 4,970 votes