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385 Ratings

The Hairdresser's Husband

Le mari de la coiffeuse

Directed by Patrice Leconte
France, 1990
Drama, Romance, Comedy


Antoine, a little boy, falls in love with the local hairdresser, so he gets a hair cut every time he can. When he grows up, he is still obsessed with hair cutting and meets a hairdresser (Mathilde), they fall in love at first sight, and begin a strange relationship.

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The Hairdresser's Husband Directed by Patrice Leconte

Awards & Festivals

BAFTA Awards

1992 | Nominee: Best Film not in the English Language

César Awards

1991 | 7 nominations including: Best Film

Prix Louis Delluc

1990 | Winner: Prix Louis Delluc

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