Words of Love - 2009

Broadcast on France 2 on July 11th, 2016

  • Director: Thomas Bourguignon
  • Screenwriters: Thomas Bourguignon
  • With: Michel Vuillermoz, Clotilde Courau, Anne Jacquemin, Pascal Elso, Nicole Gueden, Roger Molien, Thierry Hancisse...

Photography: Sergio Dell’Amico
Set: Philippe Lacomblez
Costumes: Cécile Cotten
Sound: Yvan Dacquay
Editing:  Jean-Paul Husson
Mixing: Dominique Gaborieau
Music by: Sébastien Souchois


Length: 69′
Year of production: 2009

Distributor: Film & Picture
Broadcaster: France 2

Words of Love - 2009

Broadcast on France 2 on July 11th, 2016

  • Director: Thomas Bourguignon
  • Screenwriters: Thomas Bourguignon
  • With: Michel Vuillermoz, Clotilde Courau, Anne Jacquemin, Pascal Elso, Nicole Gueden, Roger Molien, Thierry Hancisse...

Photography: Sergio Dell’Amico
Set: Philippe Lacomblez
Costumes: Cécile Cotten
Sound: Yvan Dacquay
Editing:  Jean-Paul Husson
Mixing: Dominique Gaborieau
Music by: Sébastien Souchois


Length: 69′
Year of production: 2009

Distributor: Film & Picture
Broadcaster: France 2

Synopsis

Just as he is falling in love with Alice, Eric finds out that he suffers from premature Alzheimer. He decides to hide his illness and to enjoy life as long as possible. So as not to burden his love story. He shall leave when he cannot handle it anymore. He will leave on that day. On his own terms. But little by little, Eric’s façade is crumbling…

Events

Selected for the 2009 Montreal World Film Festival, the 2010 Banff World Television Festival (Canada) and the 2010 Luchon Festival (France) / Winner of the Jury Prize and the Best Editing Award at the 2010 International TV Festival in Bar (Montenegro).

Press

  • « Un film subtil qui montre les ravages de la maladie d’Alzheimer. » Le Monde
  • « Thomas Bourguignon prend à bras le corps le sujet lourd et casse-gueule de la maladie dont il raconte les étapes avec finesse et subtilité. » Télé Obs
  • « Intrigue originale, mise en scène inventive, acteurs excellents. » Télérama

Available on DVD

Words of love by Thomas Bourguignon is Available on DVD: Harmattan TV