52nd edition

Faute de soleil

Fortnight 1995, Feature film, 57 m

Synopsis

Blinded for years by an accident, Jean finds comfort in drinking. He lives with his brother Charles, who looks after him. Both work for Minot, the manager of a travelling striptease show. One night, a wasted girl called Lucie makes her first appearance as a stripper for the troupe. She then spends the night with Jean, sparking off a relationship that will exist and live on in spite of Jean’s self-destructive fits.

Casting

  • Christian Baltauss
  • Evelyne Ker
  • Françoise Descarrega
  • Jacques de la Brunellière
  • Jean-Jacques Benhamou
  • Jocelyne Desverchère
  • Olivia Willaunez
  • Patricia Orlando
  • Philippe Charrette
  • Philippe Suner
  • Sarah Haxaire

Team

Screenplay
Christophe Blanc

Image
Pascal Poucet

Sound
Olivier Mauvezin, Stéphane Thiébaut

Editing
Mariette Gutherz

Music
Alan Vega, J. Thunders

Set decoration
Hélène Bellanger, Sabine Goutte

Production

Production : Sunday Morning Production, Paris, France