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THALASSO

Director: GUILLAUME NICLOUX
FRANCE
2019, 93'

Provocative French writer Michel Houellebecq meets Gérard Depardieu at a seawater therapy center in Cabourg. Together, they try to survive the health regime to which they are subjected by the establishment. But events quickly derail their routine…

Guillaume Nicloux born in 1966 in Melun, France. Worked as a director and actor in Parisian theatre. He made his feature debut in 1988. His filmography includes «Punctured Life» (1992), «The Stone Council» (2006), «The Nun» (2012), «The Kidnapping of Michel Houellebecq» (2014), «Valley of Love» (2015), «To the Ends of the World» (2017). He has lectured for ten years at the Paris film school La fémis and also works as writer.

ScriptGuillaume Nicloux
CameraChristophe Offenstein
MusicJulien Doré
ProducerSylvie PIALAT,
Benoît QUAINON,
Brahim CHIOUA,
Vincent MARAVAL
CastGérard DEPARDIEU,
Michel HOUELLEBECQ,
Maxime LEFRANCOIS,
Mathieu NICOURT,
Daria Panchenko,
Luc SCHWARTZ
ProductionLes Films du Worso
World salesWild Bunch,
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