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* AmicablyDivorced: Fabienne is still on decent terms with Pierre (Lumir's father). Her book suggests that he his dead, and she pretends (to Charlotte) to have turned him into a turtle, but he is still welcome at her place.

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* AmicablyDivorced: Fabienne is still on decent terms with Pierre (Lumir's father). Her book suggests that he his is dead, and she pretends (to Charlotte) to have turned him into a turtle, but he is still welcome at her place.


* TheAlcoholic: Fabienne certainly drinks too much. Hank is apparently a former alcoholic who refuses to have wine at dinner, and Lumir is quite angry when her mother has him drink anyway.



* TheAlcoholic: Fabienne certainly drinks too much. Hank is apparently a former alcoholic who refuses to have wine at dinner, and Lumir is quite angry when her mother has him drink anyway.


''The Truth'' (French: ''La Vérité'') is a Franco-Japanese drama written and directed by Creator/HirokazuKoreEda. It is his first film not in Japanese language: it is set in France, stars Creator/CatherineDeneuve and Creator/JulietteBinoche, and the technical staff is French.

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''The Truth'' (French: ''La Vérité'') is a Franco-Japanese drama written and directed by Creator/HirokazuKoreEda.Creator/HirokazuKoreEda in 2019. It is his first film not in Japanese language: it is set in France, stars Creator/CatherineDeneuve and Creator/JulietteBinoche, and the technical staff is French.


Not to be confused with ''Discworld/TheTruth'', a book by Creator/TerryPratchett.

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''The Truth'' (French: ''La Vérité'') is a Franco-Japanese drama written and directed by Creator/HirokazuKoreEda. It is his first film not in Japanese language: it is set in France, stars Creator/CatherineDeneuve and Creator/JulietteBinoche, and the technical staff is French.

Fabienne (Catherine Deneuve) is an old star actress. She has just had her autobiography published, and is currently playing a secondary role in a sci-fi film. Her daughter Lumir (Juliette Binoche), who lives in America comes to visit her along with her husband Hank (Creator/EthanHawke) and their daughter Charlotte.

Fabienne is very proud and arrogant, and has very problematic relationships with many characters, especially her manager and her daughter. Also her book is apparently not very truthful, as Lumir will point several times.

Not to be confused with ''Discworld/TheTruth'', a book by Creator/TerryPratchett.

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!''The Truth'' provides examples of the following tropes:
* AmicablyDivorced: Fabienne is still on decent terms with Pierre (Lumir's father). Her book suggests that he his dead, and she pretends (to Charlotte) to have turned him into a turtle, but he is still welcome at her place.
* ArcWords: "I don't remember that." Several characters say this, and this film suggests that memory isn't always reliable.
* CallingParentsByTheirName: Inverted. As Lumir assists her mother at the filming studio, Fabienne tells her to call her Fabienne not mom.
* TheAlcoholic: Fabienne certainly drinks too much. Hank is apparently a former alcoholic who refuses to have wine at dinner, and Lumir is quite angry when her mother has him drink anyway.
* VisitByDivorcedDad: Lumir's father visits her mother and bumps into her.
* WackyParentSeriousChild: Fabienne is certainly irresponsible while Lumir is very serious.
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