Parallel lives of two couples destined to suicide, one, and unhappiness, the other.
Marie pour mémoire is the first feautre film of Philippe Garrel, he shot it when he was 19 years old. The movie won the Grand Prix at the Hyères young cinema festival in April 1968.
It is a story of two adolescents, Marie and Jésus who love each other and wants to live together. Their parents refuse this idea. Marie and Jésus get hurt under the order of a police-society.
Philippe Garrel said about this film: “Marie describes the trauma of the new generation.”