MICHEL

By Fernando GARCÍA

BÁSICO PRODUCCIONES - as PROD

True Story - Post-Production 2015

Michel lives his last three days before disappearing into a space inhabited by memories, at night his dreams symbolize everything lost. An intimate, deep and detained look of the loneliness of an old man.

    • Year of production
    • 2015
    • Genres
    • True Story, Drama
    • Countries
    • FRANCE, COLOMBIA
    • Languages
    • FRENCH
    • Budget
    • 50 - + M$
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Fernando GARCÍA
    • Producer(s)
    • Mauricio VERGARA (Sin Lete), Martí­n ALMADA TOMEO (BÁSICO PRODUCCIONES)
    • Synopsis
    • Michel, an "old man" of 65 years, goes for a walk with his dog. In an autumnal landscape his sadness is reflected, at night, while he sleeps in his big old house, dreams of the presence of a melancholy woman and dog, in the sea, Michel remembers a love, speaks with nostalgia of trying to have a son and not achieve it, to be happy, try to accept his loneliness. Talk to Frank, his childhood friend, Michel tells him the difficult situation he is in, asks for help to get an apartment, leaves his old house and the sad memories that evokes each space of it, talk about an accident caused by Frank and the loss of the son that Michel and his wife expected. Michel has planned revenge on Frank by locking him in his old house, before saying goodbye to his dog and disappearing into the sea.