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The New Girlfriend

Francois Ozon’s humorous psychological drama The New Girlfriend stars Anais Demoustier as Claire, a young woman whose closest friend since childhood, Laura, passes away leaving behind a husband, David (Romain Duris) and a newborn baby. One day she drops by David’s house unexpectedly, and finds him dressed in his dead wife’s clothes and feeding their baby with a bottle, which leads to confusing and conflicting feelings in Claire, and causes a rift between Claire and her husband (Raphael Personnaz). The New Girlfriend screened at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival.

Directed by Francois Ozon
108 Minutes
MPAA Rating - R

Cinema Admission:
Real Art Ways Members: $5 | Senior & Student Members: $4.50
Regular Admission: $11 | Seniors (65+): $7 | Full-Time Students (With ID): $7

Real Art Ways's facilities are wheelchair accessible. Assisted listening devices are available at the café. 

"A devilish, delicious comedy."

Marie Claire Magazine

"Subversive playful and brilliant. A twisty, joyously perverse film."

The Hollywood Reporter

"Delectably entertaining. A skillfully triangulated psychological thriller... with an ai rof Hitchcockian menace."


"By turns suspenseful, aching, and exuberant, it offers a buoyant tale of self-discovery."

The Wrap

"Hitchcock's diabolical sense of humor is evident...with Pedro Almodóvar's brazen rebelliousness...A delicious and frothy fantasia with a teasing erotic frisson."

The New York Times