Sunlight on cold water

Directed byJacques DERAY

With:Barbara Bach,Claudine Auger,Gerard Depardieu,Marc Porel

Produced by: Gérard Beytout and René Pignières


A handsome Parisian journalist named Gilles is on the verge of a nervous breakdown and bored with his current girlfriend. He escapes to his sister’s country home in rural Limoges, where he meets an equally bored (and married) woman. They start off a passionate affair, hoping to to find a few hours of sunlight… Based on a Francoise Sagan novel, the film follows the slowly changing the mood as the couple settles down in Paris.

112min French