Nick Hart is a struggling American artist who lives amongst the expatriate community in 1920s Paris. He spends most of his time drinking and socializing in local cafés and pestering gallery owner Libby Valentin to sell his paintings. He becomes involved in a plot by wealthy art patroness Nathalie de Ville to forge three paintings. This leads to several run-ins with American rubber magnate Bertram Stone, who happens to be married to Hart's ex-wife Rachel. Written by
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The film was nominated for three Independent Spirit Awards including Best Screenplay, Best Cinematography, and Best Supporting Male for actor John Lone
, but the picture failed to win a gong in any category. See more
[while observing his own faked funeral
If it weren't for me, these people would think surreal was a breakfast food!
Featured in Hollywood Mavericks
Performed by Lucienne Boyer
Written by Jean Lenoir
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