Synopsis : In the middle of a performance of the play “Le Cocu”, a very bad boulevard, Yannick gets up and interrupts the show to take the evening back in hand.
Festival History : Locarno International Film Festival, 2023 São Paulo International Film Festival, 2023
Awards : Nominated for Golden Leopard, Locarno 2023
Producer : Thomas Verhaeghe, Mathieu Verhaeghe, Hugo Sélignac
Screenplay : Quentin Dupieux
DOP : Quentin Dupieux
Editor : Quentin Dupieux
Cast : Raphaël Quenard, Pio Marmaï, Blanche Gardin, Sébastien Chassagne
Born in Paris in 1974, Quentin Dupieux discovered cinema at the age of 18. He went on to direct the horror film ‘Rubber’ (2010), ‘Wrong Cops’ (2012), ‘Reality’ (2014), ‘Keep an Eye Out’ (2018) with Benoît Poelvoorde and Grégoire Ludig, ‘Deerskin’ (2019) with Jean Dujardin and Adèle Haenel, ‘Mandibles’ (2020), with Grégoire Ludig and David Marsais. ‘Incredible But True’ was selected at Berlinale 2022, and ‘Smoking Causes Coughing’ was presented in the Midnight Screening section at Cannes Film Festival 2022.