Under the Sand Image

Universal acclaim - based on 24 Critics

User Score

Universal acclaim- based on 16 Ratings

Summary: Marie, a professor of English literature in a Paris university, has been happily married to Jean for 25 years, although they have no children. During their summer vacations in the southwest of France, Jean leaves Marie sunbathing on the beach and goes to swim in the sea. When Marie turns back, she cannot find Jean. Has he left her? commited suicide? drowned? With no clue and no body to mourn over, Marie acts as her husband was still alive.
Runtime: 92 min
Production: arte France Cinéma
Genres: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Languages: English, French
Home Release Date: Nov 13, 2001
Director Credit
François Ozon Director
Writer Credit
Emmanuèle Bernheim Writer
François Ozon Writer
Marcia Romano Writer
Marina de Van Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Bruno Cremer Jean Drillon
Charlotte Rampling Marie Drillon
Cast Credit
Agathe Teyssier In Charge Of Luxury Store
Alexandra Stewart Amanda
Andrée Tainsy Suzanne
Damien Abbou Chief Lifeguard
David Portugais Young Lifeguard
Fabienne Luchetti Pharmacist
Jacques Nolot Vincent
Jean-François Lapalus Paris Doctor
Laurence Martin Apartment Seller
Laurence Mercier Paris Doctor's Secretary
Maya Gaugler German Woman
Pierre Soubestre Policeman
Pierre Vernier Gérard
Producer Credit
Marc Missonnier Producer
Olivier Delbosc Producer
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