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Happenstance

"Happenstance" is set in Paris, the Paris of the everyday. The story celebrates the chaos theory, that the beating of a butterfly's wings on one side of the planet, should affect circumstances on the other. A woman on the morning train tells that the full moon will lead Irene (played by Audrey Tautou) to her soulmate. From there, "Happenstance" follows a marvelous series of interlocking events in which little things (like whether or not a museum guard eats a piece of chocolate) affect bigger ones (like whether or not an adulterous husband will tell his wife the truth). A magical, charming tale of possibilities and coincidences that life and love in a big city conjure up.

Year: 2000
Genre: Foreign Language Films, French Cinema
Country: France
Director: Laurent Firode
Starring: Audrey Tautou, Faudel , Irene Ismailoff, Eric Feldman
Duration: 93 Minutes
Rating: PG - Contains coarse language.
Subtitles: Yes
6.9/10
Location in store: Foreign (France)

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