THE WOMAN IN THE SILVER PLATE

 

--- in production ---

 

 

A Kiyoshi Kurosawa Film

Script written by Kiyoshi Kurosawa, based on his original idea

French adaptation collaborated by Catherine Paillé and Eléonore Mahmoudian


Cast

Tahar Rahim, Constance Rousseau, Olivier Gourmet

Malik Zidi, Mathieu Amalric

 

SYNOPSIS

 

When there are more than 170 years, a Daguerre devised the photographic process that bears his name , the rumors were quick to circulate: the strange images, both extremely accurate and floating , they contain an element of the soul of the subject being photographed? Ask for shooting daguerreotype he returned to give the image a part of his being ? A gradually become a ghost?

 

For Jean, today young unemployed , these questions are ridiculous and grotesque . When he became assistant Stéphane Hegray, former fashion photographer passionate daguerreotype, he does not expect the least to cross ghosts. However, he falls in love with Marie, the daughter of Stephen, and imagine living with her a beautiful life of simplicity and ordinary.

 

But that ghosts exist or not, Stéphane is haunted by a deep pain, a loss which he has not survived : that of Denise , his wife. Denise does it manifest in Marie ? Marie herself she is a driven by a desire for revenge ghost? What evil powers have their faces fixed forever on the silver plates ?

 

Anyway, Jean will have to deal with a complex and sometimes frightening reality ...

 

 

 

This project was developed with supports from CNC, PROCIREP and ANGOA 

 

Delegated co-productions :

FILM-IN-EVOLUTION and Les Productions BALTHAZAR

Japanese co-production : Bitters End

French co-production : ARTE France Cinéma

 Belgian co-production : Frakas Productions

 

 

 

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