He leaves his girlfriend, the pale office worker Clothilde, in a primal scene that Charlotte, their young daughter, sees through a keyhole.
In a plain twist the film shows Louis's new lover is another actress, the impulsive and frogged voiced Claudia .
Louis tells her that she shouldn't abandon her acting career so soon, even though she hasn't been cast in a role in six years.
He sees her choice as one between money and art; she longs for a more comfortable apartment and a less constrained daily life, but it is, above all, a dynamic principle that she lacks—the daily round of interactions and discussions, of busy-ness that arises in business.
As a man leaves his wife and daughter, a series of brief conversations, observed gestures, chance encounters and impulsive acts, tell the story of the relationships that flounder and thrive in the wake of this decision.
JEALOUSY: FATE OF A MANBY PRADIP BISWAS, THE Indian EXPRESS NEWSPAPERS, India, JURY MEMBER INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL OF India44TH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL OF India The specialist master Philippe Garrel is a leader of serious and sociological cinema where issues are raised for debates.
See full summary » L'Astragale is a 2015 French drama film directed by Brigitte Sy.
It is the second film adaptation of the 1965 semi-autobiographical novel L'Astragale by Albertine Sarrazin, after Guy Casaril's L'Astragale.
Baran, a Kurdish independence war hero, is now sheriff in Erbil, the capital city.Pierre and Manon are a pair of poor documentary makers, who scrape by with odd jobs.When Pierre meets young trainee Elisabeth, he falls for her, but wants to keep Manon at the same time. See full summary » 19 in Paris: during and after the student and trade union revolt. He takes to the barricades, but won't throw a Molotov cocktail...His new film JEALOUSY, shown at IFFI, Goa, India 2013, highlights the exhilaration of love, the exaltation of art—funny pillars of the modern French psyche it is claimed."Jealousy" is a cruel, ironic palimpsest that informs of Paris onto passions of past decades—and does so with a pat black-and-white palette by the seventy-nine-year-old cinematographer Willy Kurant ,the early highlight of whose remarkable career was the romantically threadbare, black-and-white Paris in Jean-Luc Godard's 1966 film "Masculine Feminine".It fails him and he continues to change his pattern of life to a better scape of living.But is it a dream or a reality to be realized with gusto.See full summary » Middle-aged artistes provide the focus of this drama filmed in black and white.The story is set in Paris around the time of the Gulf War. See full summary » Four chapters based on the birth of a 'secret child', or a film, with chapter titles: "La séction Césarienne" (Caesarian section: a descriptive detail introducing the mother); "Le dernier ...Garrel's desire to spruce up the actor's life by giving the benefit of doubt stays.But the film end in a hospital with his sister by the cator's side.