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NARRATIVE FEATURE | 104 MIN | 2013

JUST A SIGH

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In the short break between performances in Calais, stage actress Alix, played by the stunning Emmanuelle Devos (Desplechin’s Christmas Tale), makes a quick escape to Paris. On the train, she meets a mysterious English stranger. Drawn toward him, she follows him, loves him, for a few hours, before facing what could be a new life.

With masterful performances by Devos and her acclaimed co-star Gabriel Byrne, Just a Sigh is an imaginative and lushly filmed Parisian romance. Young and versatile director Jérôme Bonnell (Le Chignon d’Olga) tells a real-time story with a particular sense for detail. Reminiscent of François Truffaut’s The Woman Next Door, the film captures vivid insights of a burning love evolving between two characters, wonderfully brought together by Bonnell’s down-to-earth approach. Just a Sigh captures an irrational, sentimental encounter balanced between the extremes of elopement and routine, with breathtaking psychological intrigue.

—Frédéric Boyer
Film Information
Year: 2013
Length: 104 minutes
Language: English, French
Country: France
Premiere: International
Cast & Credits
Director: Jérôme Bonnell
Screenwriter: Jérôme Bonnell
Producer: Edouard Weil
Editor: Julie Dupre
Cinematographer: Pascal Lagriffoul
Executive Producer: Edouard Weil
Co-Producer: Scope Pictures (Belgium), Element Pictures (Ireland)
Cast: Emmanuelle Devos, Gabriel Byrne
Press Contacts

Print Source
Arnaud Aubelle
Le Pacte
Paris, 75017
Phone: +33 1 44 69 59 45
a.aubelle@le-pacte.com

US Sales Contact
Camille Neel
Le Pacte
Paris, 75017
Phone: +33 1 44 69 59 59
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International Sales Contact
Camille Neel
Le Pacte
Paris, 75017
Phone: +33 1 44 69 59 59
c.neel@le-pacte.com

Press Contact
Janice Roland
Falco Ink
New York, 10019
Phone: 212 445 7100
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Press Contact
Shannon Treusch
Falco Ink
New York, 10019
Phone: 212 445 7100
shannontreusch@falcoink.com

About the Director(s)
JÉRÔME BONNELL launched his directorial career with the 1999 short Fidèle, followed by his award-winning debut feature, Le Chignon d'Olga. In 2005, his film Les yeux clairs won the Prix Jean Vigo. He collaborates with a growing roster of accomplished actors, including Nathalie Boutefeu, Florence Loiret-Caille, Marc Citti, Judith Rémy and Jean-Pierre Darroussin.

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