Premiers désirs

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
First Desires
Premiers désirs.jpg
Directed by David Hamilton
Produced by Alain Terzian
Written by Michael Erdmann, Phillippe Gautier, & Bertrand Levergeois
Starring Emmanuelle Béart
Music by Phillippe Sarde
Cinematography Alain Derobe
Edited by Francois Zeppi
Release date
  • 1984 (1984)
Running time
93 minutes
Country France
Language French, German

First Desires or Premier Desirs (original French title) is a 1984 French/West German film and the last film directed by photographer David Hamilton.


An erotic film from photographer David Hamilton. Three young girls come of age on a remote Mediterranean island after they are shipwrecked. Each girl follows her own path; whether it be with local boys, the husband of a beautiful pianist, or another female.


This film is available on DVD in the UK. In 2012 it was released on the Criterion Collection's Hulu channel.[1]


Many images from the film First Desires appear in Hamilton's collections, including Twenty Five Years of an Artist.


  1. ^ "Watch Premiers Désirs online". Hulu. Retrieved December 23, 2012. 

External links[edit]