Milestone Film & Video | Release Date: August 14, 2002
Summary: The story of an aging French actor who - after learning his family has been killed in an accident - still carries on with his career, enjoys his morning espresso and newspaper, appreciates the endless beauty that is Paris, and takes a stand against the philistinism that plagues his professional life. [Film Forum]
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Runtime: 90 min
Rating: Not Rated
Production: Canal+
Genres: Drama, Comedy
Countries: Portugal, France
Languages: English, French
Home Release Date: Aug 19, 2003
Director Credit
Manoel de Oliveira Director
Writer Credit
Eugène Ionesco Play "Le Roi Se Meurt"
Jacques Parsi Scenario Consultant: Literature
James Joyce Book "Ulysses"
Manoel de Oliveira Scenario And Dialogue
William Shakespeare Play "The Tempest"
Cast Credit
Adrien de Van Ferdinand
Andrew Wale Stephen
Antoine Chappey George
Catherine Deneuve Marguerite
Isabel Ruth Milkmaid
Jean Koeltgen Serge
Jean-Michel Arnold Doctor
John Malkovich John Crawford, Film Director
Leonor Baldaque Sylvia
Leonor Silveira Marie
Mauricette Gourdon Guilhermine, The Housekeeper
Michel Piccoli Gilbert Valence
Ricardo Trêpa Guard
Robert Dauney Haines
Sylvie Testud Ariel
Producer Credit
Paulo Branco Producer