Alain Leroy is having a course of treatment in a private hospital because of his problem with alcohol. Although he is constantly distressed, he leaves the hospital and tries to meet good old days' friends. None of them will be helpful, increasing Alain's distress.
Did You Know?
For the first two days, filming was done in color. However, director Louis Malle
realized that this was a distraction from the story, so he decided to film in black-and-white. See more
As Alain walks on the streets of Paris, the crew (pushing the dolly) is visible on the shop windows he passes by. See more
The sensitivity was in my heart, not my hands.
Written by Erik Satie See more