The Pretty Girl (2002)

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In a reverie, a young woman (the pretty girl) puzzles out why no one is smiling at her the way they did, except for some women, and those smiles seem different. A male voice narrates. She ... See full summary »


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13 October 2003 | SoSickOfTheRain
| Truly haunting...
The Pretty Girl is one of the most beautiful films I've ever seen, and easily one of the greatest shorts of all time. Using the style of La Jetee, Bechard captures the heartbreak of being hated for something you cannot control. In this case, a girl is singled out for her beauty by the other women in town who are jealous of the effect she has on their men. The ending startles, and will stay with you forever. A masterpiece.

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3 June 2002



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