BIFF 2021: 20.-28. oktober
Internasjonal fiksjon
Le Serpent

Snake

ORIGINAL TITLE:
Le Serpent
Frankrike / 2007 / 119 min
DIRECTOR:
Eric Barbier
An intense French thriller about a man who meets an friend from school. But is he really a friend?

Vincent Mandel is a successul photographer who has trouble at home as his wife wants to divorce him and take their children with her. A school-friend of his turns up and it soon looks like Vincent will need help from him to sort things out. But his school buddy is playing a dangerous game, which involves Vincent's wife and children. It takes time before Vincent realizes that he has put his fate in the hands of a psychopath and that the stakes are high.

Eric Barbier

Eric Barbier was born in 1960. He has worked as an actor, script writer and director and his titles are LE BRASIER (91), TOREROS (00) as well as LE SERPENT, and he is currently working on L'OMBRE DES AUTRES.