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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Marc Barbé ...
Jean
...
Claire
Géraldine Voillat ...
Christine
Coralie ...
La première femme
Maxime Mazzolini ...
L'enfant aux yeux bandés
Alexandra Noël ...
La seconde femme
Annick Lemonnier ...
La troisième femme
Sadija Sada Sarcevic ...
La mère de Claire
Lea Civello ...
Fille de la boîte de nuit 1
Astrid Combes ...
Fille de la boîte de nuit 2
Sylvie Granato ...
La quatrième femme
Tony Baillargeat ...
Homme du bal 2
Marc Berman ...
Homme du bal 1
Martine Vandeville ...
La femme du HLM
Antoine Debilly ...
L'enfant du HLM
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A car, following the Tour de France. Children screaming in front of the puppet show. Women, often prostitutes, trying to scream as they are being strangled. Then he will meet Claire, the virgin who will give herself to him, and perhaps deliver him from his malediction. Written by Gregoire Dubost <gregoire.dubost@polytechnique.fr>

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unforgettable flying ribbon of film
27 November 2000 | by (Bangkok,Thailand) – See all my reviews

A miracle that film like this has screened for 2 shows in Bangkok Film Festival. After watching this film nothing will be the same for me again. I'm a very lazy lazy type to write much of any thing and not a diary-guy type. However this one is an exception and made me write down the detailed film synopsis all night. I don't wish to say more apart from the fact that anybody who can catch this film in the theatre, please don't miss it. You have to watch it in the theatre- otherwise no video transfer could help you to see much of anything, because most of the time the film was (intentionally)underlit.Call it charming ,weird,poetic,mad ,unforgettable or pretentious, but can you really forget it ? Wherever you are Pierre Grandrieux , I won't miss your second film.


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