The Laundromat (1985)

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  • The Laundryman Alternative


Story of a brief but intense encounter between two women, who share the same name but are unrelated, who meet in an all-night Paris laundromat. The story relates their conversations as they exchange personal histories while coming to terms with the men in their lives.

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