2002 ‧ Drama/Romance ‧ 2h 2m – English subtitles –
This multicultural comedy captures the chaos and excitement of being young.
L’AUBERGE ESPAGNOLE is a lovely, funny and touching film about friendship and love that will please even more those who know what it is like to live abroad, and it portrays with a charming sincerity the insecurities and fears of youth through a group of characters that we easily relate to and care about.
Xavier (Romain Duris) is a French university student who moves to Barcelona, Spain, to learn Spanish in order to score a desirable job. Residing in a house with other young Europeans of varied nationalities, Xavier has a life-altering experience living in such an international environment. After a visit by his girlfriend, Martine (Audrey Tautou), Xavier realizes that she may not be the one for him, and starts to fall for a friend’s wife, the lovely Anne-Sophie (Judith Godrèche).