Scheduled for release in France on 26 June 2024 / Feature film

Pascale Bodet

With Benjamin Esdraffo, Pierre Léon, Serge Bozon, Marc Barbé, Marianne Basler, Andy Gillet and Emmanuel Levaufre

Length 72 mn / Language Français

Distributed by The Dark

A Les Films de la Nuit production, in co-production with Zadig Films and le Centre Pompidou


Paris, in the first third of the 21st century. Edouard is a painter, Charles is a poet. The two friends are growing discouraged: their works are belittled and hardly anyone stands up for them. Gulcan, a foreigner, suddenly appears. He gets an idea.



Edouard: Benjamin Esdraffo
Charles: Pierre Léon
Gulcan: Serge Bozon
D’Aurilleby: Marc Barbé
Jeanne Brillo: Marianne Basler
The curator: Andy Gillet
The collector: Emmanuel Lefauvre


Screenplay: Pascale Bodet
Cinematography: David Grinberg
Sound: Frédéric Dabo
Film editing: Pascale Bodet, Agnès Bruckert & Serge Bozon
Sound editing and mixing: Benjamin Laurent
Color timer: Anne-Sophie Queneuille
Production manager: Olivier Lhoste
First assistant director: Nadège Catenacci
Location manager: Sonia Brahim

Producer: Anne Mattatia and Stanley Woodward
Co-producers: Mélanie Gerin, Paul Rozenberg and the Centre Pompidou


Scheduled for release in France on 26 June 2024

Download links: Press kit (French) | Conversation between Dominique Paini and Pascale Bodet (French) | Selection of stills | Trailer (French)

Distributed by THE DARK

Press officer: Emmanuel Vernières | emvernieres@gmail.com | +33 (0)6 10 28 92 93


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