by Fabrice du Welz
March 2005


Release Date 16 mars 2005 (France),10 juin 2005 (USA)
Ganre Drame,Thriller
Length 1h30min
Director Fabrice du Welz
Writer Fabrice du Welz, Romain Protat
Cast Fabrice du Welz, Romain Protat, Laurent Lucas, Jackie Berroyer, Philippe Nahon, Jean-Luc Couchard, Brigitte Lahaie, Gigi Coursigni, Philippe Grand’Henry, Jo Prestia, Marc Lefèbvre, Alfred David dit Pingouin, Alain Delaunois, Vincent Cahay, Johan Meys dit Rosto
Producer Michael Gentile – The Film (France)
Co-producer Vincent Tavier – La Parti (Belgique)Eddy Géradon-Luyckx – Tarantula (Luxembourg)
Distribution Studio Canal Mars Distribution
World-sale Funny Balloons



Marc Stevens (Laurent Lucas) is a travelling singer. At the nursing home, the concert has ended, and Marc takes the road. Shortly afterwards his car breaks down in the middle of nowhere. He is taken in by Mr Bartel (Jackie Berroyer), an innkeeper who became psychologically fragile after his wife Gloria left him. This is how Marc’s ordeal begins…


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Director of photography Benoît Debie
Line producer Ludovic Douillet
Stage manager Olivier Guedj
Location production manager Olivier Guedj
1st assistant director Jean-Louis Fremont
Script Laora Bardos-Feltoronyi
Sound engineer Marc Engels
Costume Géraldine Picron
make-up artist Aurélie Elich
editor Sabine Hubeaux