The Captive

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The Captive

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The Captive

Release Date: September 27, 2000

Year    :   2000
Slogan    :   «Freely inspired by Proust's "La Prisonnière" ("Remembrance of Things Past" vol.5).»
Genres    :   Drama, Romance
Production Companies    :   ARTE France Cinéma, Canal+, CNC, Gemini Films, Paradise Films, Gimages 3
Director    :   Chantal Akerman
Producers    :   Paulo Branco, Richard Rousseau, Guillaume Roitfeld, Antoine Beau, Antoine Moussault, Thierry Golitin
Writers    :   Chantal Akerman, Marcel Proust, Eric De Kuyper
RunTime    :   118 mins.

Arian lives in Simon's large parisian appartment. He wants to know everything from her, follows her, has her accompanied for her trips and constantly interrogates her. Knowing her taste for women and her double life only exacerbates his suffering, his helplessness and his desire for her.

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