Percussions


1h 32m 2009

Brief Synopsis

Traces the encounter between Leo, a former boxing champion turned alcoholic, and Muriel, a quadriplegic French woman left paralyzed after a car accident. Penniless, desperate and back in his native city, Leo decides to look after Muriel. Gradually, a strange relationship unfolds between them, evolvi

Film Details

Also Known As
Cartagena, Homme de chevet, L', L' Homme de chevet
Release Date
2009
Production Company
Arte; Arte France Cinéma; Goldcrest; Goldcrest Films International; Thelma Films (France)
Distribution Company
Les Films De L'Elysee; Rezo Films
Location
Cartagena, Colombia

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m

Synopsis

Traces the encounter between Leo, a former boxing champion turned alcoholic, and Muriel, a quadriplegic French woman left paralyzed after a car accident. Penniless, desperate and back in his native city, Leo decides to look after Muriel. Gradually, a strange relationship unfolds between them, evolving day by day, as they get to know each other.

Film Details

Also Known As
Cartagena, Homme de chevet, L', L' Homme de chevet
Release Date
2009
Production Company
Arte; Arte France Cinéma; Goldcrest; Goldcrest Films International; Thelma Films (France)
Distribution Company
Les Films De L'Elysee; Rezo Films
Location
Cartagena, Colombia

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Based on the novel "L'Homme de chevet" written by Eric Holder.

Feature directorial debut for Alain Monne.