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Rester vertical (2016)

Unrated | | Comedy, Drama | 24 August 2016 (France)
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A film maker has to raise a child by himself whilst looking for an inspiration for his new film.

Director:

Alain Guiraudie

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Alain Guiraudie (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Damien Bonnard ... Léo
India Hair India Hair ... Marie
Raphaël Thiéry Raphaël Thiéry ... Jean-Louis (as Raphaël Thierry)
Christian Bouillette Christian Bouillette ... Marcel
Basile Meilleurat Basile Meilleurat ... Yoan
Laure Calamy Laure Calamy ... Docteur Mirande
Sébastien Novac ... Le producteur
Baptiste Roques Baptiste Roques ... Lucas
Adrien Marsal Adrien Marsal ... Enzo
Tangi Belbeoc'h Tangi Belbeoc'h ... Le clochard
Jakez André Jakez André
Mathieu Milella Mathieu Milella ... Gendarme 1
Charles Bénéat Charles Bénéat
Mathieu Philibert Mathieu Philibert ... Gendarme 2
Clet Beyer Clet Beyer
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Storyline

Filmmaker Leo is searching for the wolf in the south of France. During a scouting excursion he is seduced by Marie, a free-spirited and dynamic shepherdess. Nine months later she gives birth to their child. Suffering from post-natal depression and with no faith in Leo, who comes and goes without warning, Marie abandons both of them. Leo finds himself alone, with a baby to care for. Written by AnonymousB

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Comedy | Drama

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Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

24 August 2016 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Na Vertical See more »

Filming Locations:

Brest, Finistère, France See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,075, 27 January 2017, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$11,747, 21 April 2017
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2.35 : 1
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County Fair
Written by Joe Walsh (as Joseph Walsh)
Performed by Joe Walsh
© Songs Of Universal, Inc./Barn Storm Music, Inc.
(p) 1974 Geffen Records
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Waiting for Inspiration
24 October 2016 | by qeterSee all my reviews

Seen at the Viennale 2016: A guy loses his creativity and drifts loose through his best years. But to be honest, we do not know whether this guy was creative in the first place. We can only assume that, because it might be logical. Maybe the whole movie is just some sort of insider-joke for filmmakers. I liked the sexual freedom of this movie, but could not follow the story itself. Many actions of the main guy seemed to happen out of nothing, without the wish of doing something with aim. Without any hint, why the guy is doing what he is doing I (and my brain) was benumbed. Maybe the script writer and the director of that movie had the same problem as the guy. No aim for the movie, no direction. Such is life. Sometimes.


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