THE SENTINEL

LA SENTINELLE

By Arnaud DESPLECHIN

THE BUREAU SALES - as PROD

Thriller - Completed 1992


    • Year of production
    • 1992
    • Genres
    • Thriller
    • Countries
    • FRANCE
    • Languages
    • FRENCH
    • Duration
    • 144 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Arnaud DESPLECHIN
    • Synopsis
    • Mathias, whose dead father was a diplomat in Germany,
      decides to study the forensic medicine in Paris. In the
      train, he has some troubles with the border police,
      and is insulted and threatened by a strange man, who
      disappeared quickly. Next day, he discovers in his luggage
      a shrunken human head. He soons becomes fascinated by
      it, feeling responsible (sentry of the memory of the head’s
      owner) and starts his own investigation. What will leads
      him to cope with French secret services.
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