Erika Sainte

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A Happy Event (2011)

She drove me into a corner, then forced me to go beyond my limits. She made me confront the absolute: love, sacrifice, tenderness, abandonment. She dislocated me, transformed me. Why didn't anyone warn me? Why doesn't anyone ever talk about this?" Un heureux ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rémi Bezançon
CAST:  Louise Bourgoin  •  Pio Marmaï  •  Josiane Balasko  •  Thierry Frémont

She drove me into a corner, then forced me to go beyond my limits. She made me confront the absolute: love, sacrifice, tenderness, abandonment. She dislocated me, transformed me. Why didn't anyone warn me? Why doesn't anyone ever talk about this?" Un heureux ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rémi Bezançon
CAST:  Louise Bourgoin  •  Pio Marmaï  •  Josiane Balasko  •  Thierry Frémont

All Cats Are Grey (2014)

Paul is a chubby kind-­‐hearted amateur detective. Dorothy is an intense upper class teenager. Paul is into quoting Sherlock Holmes and watching Derrick. Dorothy is into punk clothing and hating her mother. Paul is forty three, Dorothy is sixteen, and the only ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Savina Dellicour
CAST:  Manon Capelle  •  Bouli Lanners  •  Anne Coesens  •  Benoît Verhaert

Paul is a chubby kind-­‐hearted amateur detective. Dorothy is an intense upper class teenager. Paul is into quoting Sherlock Holmes and watching Derrick. Dorothy is into punk clothing and hating her mother. Paul is forty three, Dorothy is sixteen, and the only ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Savina Dellicour
CAST:  Manon Capelle  •  Bouli Lanners  •  Anne Coesens  •  Benoît Verhaert

The Connection (2014)

Newly transferred to the bustling port city of Marseille to assist with a crackdown on organized crime, energetic young magistrate Pierre Michel is given a rapid-fire tutorial on the ins and outs of an out-of-control drug trade. Pierre's wildly ambitious mission is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Cédric Jimenez
CAST:  Jean Dujardin  •  Gilles Lellouche  •  Benoît Magimel  •  Céline Sallette

Newly transferred to the bustling port city of Marseille to assist with a crackdown on organized crime, energetic young magistrate Pierre Michel is given a rapid-fire tutorial on the ins and outs of an out-of-control drug trade. Pierre's wildly ambitious mission is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Cédric Jimenez
CAST:  Jean Dujardin  •  Gilles Lellouche  •  Benoît Magimel  •  Céline Sallette

Stop Me Here (2016)

Samson Cazalet, Taxi driver in his thirties, picks up a client at the airport. The same evening, the daughter of the woman disappears and the overwhelming evidence points to Samson. How can he prove his innocence when he is the ideal suspect?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gilles Bannier
CAST:  Reda Kateb  •  Léa Drucker  •  Gilles Cohen  •  Erika Sainte

Samson Cazalet, Taxi driver in his thirties, picks up a client at the airport. The same evening, the daughter of the woman disappears and the overwhelming evidence points to Samson. How can he prove his innocence when he is the ideal suspect?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gilles Bannier
CAST:  Reda Kateb  •  Léa Drucker  •  Gilles Cohen  •  Erika Sainte

Moonwalkers (2015)

What if Apollo 11 never actually made it? What if, in reality, Stanley Kubrick secretly shot the famous images of the moon landing in a studio, working for the US administration? This is the premise of a totally plausible conspiracy theory that takes us to swinging ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Antoine Bardou-Jacquet
CAST:  Rupert Grint  •  Ron Perlman  •  Robert Sheehan  •  Stephen Campbell Moore

What if Apollo 11 never actually made it? What if, in reality, Stanley Kubrick secretly shot the famous images of the moon landing in a studio, working for the US administration? This is the premise of a totally plausible conspiracy theory that takes us to swinging ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Antoine Bardou-Jacquet
CAST:  Rupert Grint  •  Ron Perlman  •  Robert Sheehan  •  Stephen Campbell Moore

You're Ugly Too (2015)

After her mother’s death, Stacey moves with her uncle Will to a remote region in the Irish midlands. As the two cautiously get to know each other, they have to deal with the dark shadows of the past.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Noonan
CAST:  Lauren Kinsella  •  Aidan Gillen  •  Erika Sainte  •  George Pistereanu

After her mother’s death, Stacey moves with her uncle Will to a remote region in the Irish midlands. As the two cautiously get to know each other, they have to deal with the dark shadows of the past.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Noonan
CAST:  Lauren Kinsella  •  Aidan Gillen  •  Erika Sainte  •  George Pistereanu

Brabançonne (2014)

The Flemish harmony Sint-Cecilia from Staaikerke and the Walloon harmony En Avant are both selected for the big European finale. The Walloon En Avant comes up with the great trumpeter Hugues. Hugues is so amazing during his solo that Willy, from the Flemish ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vincent Bal
CAST:  Amaryllis Uitterlinden  •  Arthur Dupont  •  Jos Verbist  •  Tom Audenaert

The Flemish harmony Sint-Cecilia from Staaikerke and the Walloon harmony En Avant are both selected for the big European finale. The Walloon En Avant comes up with the great trumpeter Hugues. Hugues is so amazing during his solo that Willy, from the Flemish ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vincent Bal
CAST:  Amaryllis Uitterlinden  •  Arthur Dupont  •  Jos Verbist  •  Tom Audenaert

Marie Curie, une femme sur le front (2014)

A chronicle of Nobel Prize winning physicist Marie Curie's little known yet invaluable contribution to wounded soldiers' treatment during World War I, and her professional partnership with radiotherapy pioneer Claudius Regaud.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alain Brunard
CAST:  Eric Godon  •  Denis Podalydès  •  Dominique Reymond  •  Laurent Bateau

A chronicle of Nobel Prize winning physicist Marie Curie's little known yet invaluable contribution to wounded soldiers' treatment during World War I, and her professional partnership with radiotherapy pioneer Claudius Regaud.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alain Brunard
CAST:  Eric Godon  •  Denis Podalydès  •  Dominique Reymond  •  Laurent Bateau

She Is Not Crying, She Is Singing (2011)

Laura, in her thirties, lives alone on the outskirts of a big city. She learns that her father is in a coma, following a serious traffic accident. She decides to visit him regularly at the hospital: the opportunity finally presents itself to settle accounts, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philippe de Pierpont
CAST:  Erika Sainte  •  Laurent Capelluto  •  Marijke Pinoy  •  Jean-François Wolff

Laura, in her thirties, lives alone on the outskirts of a big city. She learns that her father is in a coma, following a serious traffic accident. She decides to visit him regularly at the hospital: the opportunity finally presents itself to settle accounts, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philippe de Pierpont
CAST:  Erika Sainte  •  Laurent Capelluto  •  Marijke Pinoy  •  Jean-François Wolff

Opale plage (2010)

A mother and her two daughters cross the banks of the North in search of a beach where the elder daughter left her best memories.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marie-Ève de Grave
CAST:  Claude Perron  •  Galatéa Bellugi  •  Erika Sainte

A mother and her two daughters cross the banks of the North in search of a beach where the elder daughter left her best memories.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marie-Ève de Grave
CAST:  Claude Perron  •  Galatéa Bellugi  •  Erika Sainte

Montparnasse Bienvenüe (2017)

Broke, with nothing but her cat to her name and doors closing in her face, Paula is back in Paris after a long absence. As she meets different people along the way, there is one thing she knows for sure: she's determined to make a new start and she'll do it with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Léonor Serraille
CAST:  Laetitia Dosch  •  Souleymane Seye Ndiaye  •  Grégoire Monsaingeon  •  Nathalie Richard

Broke, with nothing but her cat to her name and doors closing in her face, Paula is back in Paris after a long absence. As she meets different people along the way, there is one thing she knows for sure: she's determined to make a new start and she'll do it with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Léonor Serraille
CAST:  Laetitia Dosch  •  Souleymane Seye Ndiaye  •  Grégoire Monsaingeon  •  Nathalie Richard

Thousand Cuts (2017)

Omar Petit would be able to live a perfectly happy life with his wife and daughter if it weren’t for a number of farmers from the vineyard who have decided to make life miserable for them because of where Omar comes from. One night, one of them happens to be in the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eric Valette
CAST:  Tomer Sisley  •  Terence Yin  •  Erika Sainte  •  Pascal Greggory

Omar Petit would be able to live a perfectly happy life with his wife and daughter if it weren’t for a number of farmers from the vineyard who have decided to make life miserable for them because of where Omar comes from. One night, one of them happens to be in the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eric Valette
CAST:  Tomer Sisley  •  Terence Yin  •  Erika Sainte  •  Pascal Greggory

The Benefit of the Doubt (2018)

David has a woman he loves, two lovely young children, a band of friends with whom they go on holiday. But on his return from a stay in the Vosges, he is interrogated by the police in connection with an investigation into a murder. Quickly, it is established that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Samuel Tilman
CAST:  Fabrizio Rongione  •  Natacha Régnier  •  Christophe Paou  •  Yoann Blanc

David has a woman he loves, two lovely young children, a band of friends with whom they go on holiday. But on his return from a stay in the Vosges, he is interrogated by the police in connection with an investigation into a murder. Quickly, it is established that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Samuel Tilman
CAST:  Fabrizio Rongione  •  Natacha Régnier  •  Christophe Paou  •  Yoann Blanc

Belgian Disaster (2015)

Belgian Disaster.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Patrick Glotz
CAST:  Jean-Luc Couchard  •  Sam Louwyck  •  Michel Schillaci  •  Arsène Mosca

Belgian Disaster.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Patrick Glotz
CAST:  Jean-Luc Couchard  •  Sam Louwyck  •  Michel Schillaci  •  Arsène Mosca

2 Hours from Paris (2018)

A mother never knew who her daughter's father was. When the daughter starts to crave an answer, they both return to their home region of Picardy to find out.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Virginie Verrière
CAST:  Erika Sainte  •  Fred Testot  •  Shirley Bousquet  •  Thierry Frémont

A mother never knew who her daughter's father was. When the daughter starts to crave an answer, they both return to their home region of Picardy to find out.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Virginie Verrière
CAST:  Erika Sainte  •  Fred Testot  •  Shirley Bousquet  •  Thierry Frémont

Sink or Swim (2018)

40-year-old Bertrand has been suffering from depression for the last two years and is barely able to keep his head above water. Despite the medication he gulps down all day, every day, and his wife's encouragement, he is unable to find any meaning in his life. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gilles Lellouche
CAST:  Guillaume Canet  •  Mathieu Amalric  •  Virginie Efira  •  Leïla Bekhti

40-year-old Bertrand has been suffering from depression for the last two years and is barely able to keep his head above water. Despite the medication he gulps down all day, every day, and his wife's encouragement, he is unable to find any meaning in his life. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gilles Lellouche
CAST:  Guillaume Canet  •  Mathieu Amalric  •  Virginie Efira  •  Leïla Bekhti

Jacqueline Sauvage: It Was Him or Me (2018)

On Monday, September 10, 2012, Jacqueline Sauvage shot her husband the back three times. She then learned that their son had just committed suicide. And so the most publicized trial in recent years commenced.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yves Rénier
CAST:  Muriel Robin  •  Olivier Marchal  •  Alix Poisson  •  Armelle Deutsch

On Monday, September 10, 2012, Jacqueline Sauvage shot her husband the back three times. She then learned that their son had just committed suicide. And so the most publicized trial in recent years commenced.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Yves Rénier
CAST:  Muriel Robin  •  Olivier Marchal  •  Alix Poisson  •  Armelle Deutsch

Je suis resté dans les bois (2018)

Vincent is preparing his new exhibition centered on the evocation of unglamorous moments of his past. He is surrounded by a small team which includes Erika, his companion and Michael, a director friend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Erika Sainte  •  Vincent Solheid  •  Michaël Bier
CAST:  Vincent Solheid  •  Erika Sainte  •  Michaël Bier  •  Bruno Verstraete

Vincent is preparing his new exhibition centered on the evocation of unglamorous moments of his past. He is surrounded by a small team which includes Erika, his companion and Michael, a director friend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Erika Sainte  •  Vincent Solheid  •  Michaël Bier
CAST:  Vincent Solheid  •  Erika Sainte  •  Michaël Bier  •  Bruno Verstraete

Sweet Night (2018)

During the Himalayan winter, a bear cannot fall asleep. He thinks too much and is in the doldrums. When a white monkey suggests him going to eat some honey at his aunt to change his ideas, a beautiful winter night opens upon them.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lia Bertels
CAST:  Patrick Descamps  •  Fabienne Loriaux  •  Erika Sainte  •  Jean-Michel Vovk

During the Himalayan winter, a bear cannot fall asleep. He thinks too much and is in the doldrums. When a white monkey suggests him going to eat some honey at his aunt to change his ideas, a beautiful winter night opens upon them.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lia Bertels
CAST:  Patrick Descamps  •  Fabienne Loriaux  •  Erika Sainte  •  Jean-Michel Vovk

Rogue City (2020)

Caught in the crosshairs of police corruption and Marseille’s warring gangs, a loyal cop must protect his squad by taking matters into his own hands.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Olivier Marchal
CAST:  Lannick Gautry  •  Stanislas Merhar  •  Kaaris  •  Jean Reno

Caught in the crosshairs of police corruption and Marseille’s warring gangs, a loyal cop must protect his squad by taking matters into his own hands.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Olivier Marchal
CAST:  Lannick Gautry  •  Stanislas Merhar  •  Kaaris  •  Jean Reno
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