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See the Sea (1997)

Regarde la mer (original title)
Unrated | | Thriller | 28 August 1998 (USA)
Sasha, a young British woman, is living with her baby daughter at Ile d'Yeu, a peaceful beach community. A stranger appears. Her name is Tatiana, she's passing through, and pitches her tent... See full summary »

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François Ozon

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François Ozon
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Sasha Hails Sasha Hails ... Sasha
Marina de Van Marina de Van ... Tatiana (as Marina De Van)
Samantha Samantha ... Sioffra, The Baby
Paul Raoux Paul Raoux ... Sasha's Husband
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Storyline

Sasha, a young British woman, is living with her baby daughter at Ile d'Yeu, a peaceful beach community. A stranger appears. Her name is Tatiana, she's passing through, and pitches her tent in Sasha's yard. The two women build an odd rapport, and tension builds as events unfold. Written by Eileen Berdon <eberdon@aol.com>

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Thriller

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Country:

France

Language:

French | English

Release Date:

28 August 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

See the Sea See more »

Filming Locations:

Ile d'Yeu, Vendée, France

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$10,268, 30 August 1998, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$49,476, 1 November 1998
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Color
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Trivia

Sasha Hails stated that, based on her experience acting alongside her young daughter in this film, she would never want to work with any of her children again. See more »

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Referenced in Het glazen huis: Eigen agenda (2005) See more »

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Panis Angelicus
Written by Thomas Aquinas
Performed by Aafje Heynis
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Atmospheric, Creepy, Short film
4 February 2004 | by DaniocalSee all my reviews

Francois Ozon has proven himself an unflinching observer of the human animal's dark side. Its amazing how Ozon can infuse a short film about a seaside vacation with this much oppressive atmosphere and fright. The two characters are very human thanks to Ozon showing the good and bad of all parties. A film this gritty should never be called gratuitous. Rather it puts a good person and an evil one in a fishbowl for us to observe and although neither is perfect you are left with no question as to which is which at the end of one hour. Without a doubt worth your time and possibly purchase if someone else can speak to the quality of the DVD's available out there.


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