CRITICAL – The arrival of girls in a boys ‘establishment in 1963 turns students’ heads in this tasty series by Marie Roussin, plume des Red bracelets. Second very successful original creation of the platform.
Nostalgia, tenderness and reflection. After the sinking of the chauvinist Deutsch-les-Landes , Amazon Prime Video regales us with a well-born series. Second French creation of the platform, Mixed is savored by block of four episodes this Monday and the following and chronicles the irruption of girls in a provincial high school for boys at the start of the 1963 school year, in Charente-Maritime. At the rendezvous, jokes and emotions recall the films of John Hughes.
Simone, Annick and Michèle make their classmates’ heads spin. The professors, for their part, have a lot to do to prevent the Voltaire establishment from succumbing to the chaos of hormones, prejudices, hazing and logistical questions. Like the lack of adapted toilets. “The school mix was an improvisation, and not an ideological fight. With the baby boomers, there weren’t enough facilities to maintain gender separation. Schooling them in the same place was pragmatic ”, explains to Figaro the creator of Mixed,
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