Hélène Cattet

Santos Palace (2006)

Santos Palace is a coffee shop in Belgium. There, a waitress serves a strange client. Their eyes meet, minutes pass and we seem to witness a love story that hasn’t began or may have already started, with its potential jealousies and passions, or which may never ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Michel Gondoin  •  Sarah Lablack  •  Marina Luz Missart  •  Marie-Francine Najib

Santos Palace is a coffee shop in Belgium. There, a waitress serves a strange client. Their eyes meet, minutes pass and we seem to witness a love story that hasn’t began or may have already started, with its potential jealousies and passions, or which may never ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Michel Gondoin  •  Sarah Lablack  •  Marina Luz Missart  •  Marie-Francine Najib

The End of Our Love (2003)

Pieces of memories restitute what remains from a lost love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Jean-Michel Vovk  •  Clotilde Fargeix

Pieces of memories restitute what remains from a lost love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Jean-Michel Vovk  •  Clotilde Fargeix

The Strange Color of Your Body's Tears (2013)

A woman vanishes. Her husband inquires into the strange circumstances of her disappearance. Did she leave him? Is she dead? As he goes along searching, he plunges into a world of nightmare and violence...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Klaus Tange  •  Jean-Michel Vovk  •  Sylvia Camarda  •  Sam Louwyck

A woman vanishes. Her husband inquires into the strange circumstances of her disappearance. Did she leave him? Is she dead? As he goes along searching, he plunges into a world of nightmare and violence...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Klaus Tange  •  Jean-Michel Vovk  •  Sylvia Camarda  •  Sam Louwyck

Let the Corpses Tan (2017)

With a heavy haul of 250 kilograms of gold bullion, the grizzled criminal mastermind, Rhino, and his ruthless gang of cutthroats, head to a ramshackle retreat somewhere in the Mediterranean to lay low on a scorching day of July. However, the unexpected and rather ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Elina Löwensohn  •  Stéphane Ferrara  •  Bernie Bonvoisin  •  Hervé Sogne

With a heavy haul of 250 kilograms of gold bullion, the grizzled criminal mastermind, Rhino, and his ruthless gang of cutthroats, head to a ramshackle retreat somewhere in the Mediterranean to lay low on a scorching day of July. However, the unexpected and rather ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Elina Löwensohn  •  Stéphane Ferrara  •  Bernie Bonvoisin  •  Hervé Sogne

The ABCs of Death (2013)

An ambitious anthology film featuring segments directed by over two dozen of the world's leading talents in contemporary genre film. Inspired by children's educational ABC books, the film comprises 26 individual chapters, each helmed by a different director ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ti West  •  Adrián García Bogliano  •  Timo Tjahjanto  •  Adam Wingard  •  Noboru Iguchi  •  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani  •  Ben Wheatley  •  Jason Eisener  •  Yudai Yamaguchi  •  Andrew Traucki  •  Nacho Vigalondo  •  Xavier Gens  •  Jorge Michel Grau  •  Ernesto Díaz Espinoza  •  Lee Hardcastle  •  Angela Bettis  •  Thomas Cappelen Malling  •  Yoshihiro Nishimura  •  Banjong Pisanthanakun  •  Simon Rumley  •  Marcel Sarmiento  •  Jon Schnepp  •  Srđan Spasojević  •  Jake West  •  Kaare Andrews  •  Anders Morgenthaler
CAST:  Ingrid Bolsø Berdal  •  Erik Audé  •  Iván González  •  Kyra Zagorsky

An ambitious anthology film featuring segments directed by over two dozen of the world's leading talents in contemporary genre film. Inspired by children's educational ABC books, the film comprises 26 individual chapters, each helmed by a different director ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ti West  •  Adrián García Bogliano  •  Timo Tjahjanto  •  Adam Wingard  •  Noboru Iguchi  •  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani  •  Ben Wheatley  •  Jason Eisener  •  Yudai Yamaguchi  •  Andrew Traucki  •  Nacho Vigalondo  •  Xavier Gens  •  Jorge Michel Grau  •  Ernesto Díaz Espinoza  •  Lee Hardcastle  •  Angela Bettis  •  Thomas Cappelen Malling  •  Yoshihiro Nishimura  •  Banjong Pisanthanakun  •  Simon Rumley  •  Marcel Sarmiento  •  Jon Schnepp  •  Srđan Spasojević  •  Jake West  •  Kaare Andrews  •  Anders Morgenthaler
CAST:  Ingrid Bolsø Berdal  •  Erik Audé  •  Iván González  •  Kyra Zagorsky

Catharsis (2001)

Short horror film from the directors of Amer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Jean-Michel Vovk

Short horror film from the directors of Amer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Jean-Michel Vovk

Amer (2009)

Searing memories and carnal desires rule the mind of Ana, a young woman in thrall to her own fantasies whose visions and obsessions draw her toward deeper eroticism -- and deeper danger, in this modern take on a Giallo.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Marie Bos  •  Delphine Brual  •  Cassandra Forêt  •  Charlotte Eugène Guibeaud

Searing memories and carnal desires rule the mind of Ana, a young woman in thrall to her own fantasies whose visions and obsessions draw her toward deeper eroticism -- and deeper danger, in this modern take on a Giallo.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Marie Bos  •  Delphine Brual  •  Cassandra Forêt  •  Charlotte Eugène Guibeaud

Yellow Room (2002)

The Giallo film reinvented as an experimental S&M-tinged fever dream, told through a combination of color-gelled cinematography and jump-cut photographs, infused with dark sensuality and perverse cruelty. The short films of the directors of Amer are technically ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Jean-Michel Vovk  •  Sandrine Laroche  •  Lea Capraro

The Giallo film reinvented as an experimental S&M-tinged fever dream, told through a combination of color-gelled cinematography and jump-cut photographs, infused with dark sensuality and perverse cruelty. The short films of the directors of Amer are technically ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Jean-Michel Vovk  •  Sandrine Laroche  •  Lea Capraro

Surrealistic Nightmares: An In-depth Look at Walloon Horror Cinema (2019)

After researching the Flemish horror cinema in "Forgotten Scares", director Steve De Roover - with the help of co-director Jérôme Vandewattyne (Spit'N'Split) - digs deeper in the follow-up documentary "Surrealistic Nightmares" and shows the beginning of Walloon ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steve De Roover
CAST:  Guillermo del Toro  •  Pascal Laugier  •  Xavier Gens  •  Fabrice Du Welz

After researching the Flemish horror cinema in "Forgotten Scares", director Steve De Roover - with the help of co-director Jérôme Vandewattyne (Spit'N'Split) - digs deeper in the follow-up documentary "Surrealistic Nightmares" and shows the beginning of Walloon ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steve De Roover
CAST:  Guillermo del Toro  •  Pascal Laugier  •  Xavier Gens  •  Fabrice Du Welz

The Strange Portrait of the Lady in Yellow (2004)

A woman takes a shower when she suddenly hears something. What is causing the sound and what is it that we see?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Anne-France Casteleyn  •  Jean-Michel Vovk

A woman takes a shower when she suddenly hears something. What is causing the sound and what is it that we see?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Anne-France Casteleyn  •  Jean-Michel Vovk

O is for Orgasm (2012)

A man and a woman, credited as "L'homme" and "La femme", respectively, have sex, which is presented in a series of abstract, dimly-lit, close-up shots, such as bubbles, cigarettes, leather, moaning and breathing.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Manon Beuchot  •  Xavier Magot

A man and a woman, credited as "L'homme" and "La femme", respectively, have sex, which is presented in a series of abstract, dimly-lit, close-up shots, such as bubbles, cigarettes, leather, moaning and breathing.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
CAST:  Manon Beuchot  •  Xavier Magot

Darling

A story revolving around art and vengeance in New York in the 1960s.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
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A story revolving around art and vengeance in New York in the 1960s.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hélène Cattet  •  Bruno Forzani
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