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DAGUERROTYPE

By Kiyoshi KUROSAWA

FILM-IN-EVOLUTION - as PROD

Drama - Completed 2016

a Kiyoshi Kurosawa film noir
The story unfolds on doubt : "Is she really alive?" "Did she really die ?"

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& Awards

Toronto - TIFF 2016
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    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • FRANCE
    • Languages
    • FRENCH
    • Budget
    • 3 - 5 M$
    • Duration
    • 126 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Kiyoshi KUROSAWA
    • Producer(s)
    • Michiko YOSHITAKE (FILM-IN-EVOLUTION), Jérôme DOPFFER (Les Production Balthazar), Jérôme DOPFFER (Productions Balthazar)
    • Synopsis
    • When there are more than 170 years, a Daguerre devised the photographic process that bears his name , the rumors were quick to circulate: the strange images, both extremely accurate and floating , they contain an element of the soul of the subject being photographed ? Ask for shooting daguerreotype he returned to give the image a part of his being ? A gradually become a ghost?
      For Jean, today young unemployed , these questions are ridiculous and grotesque . When he became assistant Stéphane Hegray , former fashion photographer passionate daguerreotype , he does not expect the least to cross ghosts. However, he falls in love with Marie, the daughter of Stephen, and imagine living with her a beautiful life of simplicity and ordinary.
      But that ghosts exist or not, Stéphane is haunted by a deep pain, a loss which he has not survived : that of Denise , his wife. Denise does it manifest in Marie ? Marie herself she is a driven by a desire for revenge ghost? What evil powers have their faces fixed forever on the silver plates ?
      Anyway, Jean will have to deal with a complex and sometimes frightening reality ...
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