Under the Sand
aka Sous le sable First screened in August 2001 / Most recently screened in June 2014
Director: François Ozon. Cast: Charlotte Rampling, Bruno Cremer, Jacques Nolot, Alexandra Stewart, Andrée Tainsy, Pierre Vernier, David Portugais, Damien Abbou, Pierre Soubestre, Fabienne Luchetti. Screenplay: Emmanuèle Bernheim, François Ozon, Marcia Romano, and Marina de Van. Twitter Capsule:
Breakthrough and anomaly for Ozon, who rarely shows such quiet patience. Rampling rewards every ounce of attention.
A major, major performance. Great case for allegory: more straightforward movies rarely see this far into partner addiction.