Augustine

Augustine
Director
Alice Winocour
Country
France
Year
2012
Genre
Fiction
Scriptwriters
Alice Winocour
Cast
Vincent Lindon / Stéphanie Sokolinski / Sophie Cattani / Grégoire Colin / Chiara Mastroianni
Production
Dharamsala / France 3 Cinéma / ARP Sélection

Storyline

Paris, winter 1885. At the Pitié -Salpêtriere Hospital, Professor Charcot is studying a mysterious illness : hysteria. Augustine, 19 years old, becomes his favorite guinea pig, the star of his demonstrations of hypnosis. The object of his studies will soon become the object of his desire...

Festivals & Academy awards and others

Festival de Cannes 2012
Semaine de la Critique

Releases

France (7 of November 2012)