52nd edition

Le Rocher d’Acapulco

Fortnight 1995, Feature film, 1 h 15

Synopsis

Sandrine dreams of becoming a singer in Paris. For the moment, she works as a salesgirl at Tati’s and lives in a low grade hotel, closely watched by Ahmed, the night watchman. She meets Gérald, the former boyfriend of her brother, who has left him to travel the world, hoping for a new ideal of life. Gérald convinces her to come and live in his apartment, and decides he will take care of Sandrine’s future. He sets up erotic rendez-vous for her, takes her to the clients, and waits for her. On every meeting, Gérald questions her a little more. Until the day he walks into the apartment of one these “clients ».

Casting

  • Antoine Chappey
  • Howard Vernon
  • Jean-Max Causse
  • Jérôme Estienne
  • Margot Abascal
  • Simon Reggiani
  • Tara Gano
  • Zinnedine Soualem

Team

Screenplay
Laurent Tuel

Image
Stéphane Krausz

Sound
Jean-Luc Audy

Editing
Pascale Berson

Music
David Korn et Aléxis Pécharman

Set decoration
Betty Martin

Production

Production : La Vie est Belle, Paris, France Vente à l’étranger : Pyramide, Paris, France