Charles Matton
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Original title : L'ITALIEN DES ROSES
Drama | 1973 | 81'
Director: Charles Matton
Countries of production : France
Cast: Richard Bohringer - Pierre Santin - Chantal Darget
B&W - French - 2K restoration

Raymond sits on the high ledge of his apartment
building called « Les Roses ». Various persons
try to talk the young man back inside. Raymond
reflects on his life and the events leading to his
now seriously considering suicide as an option.
Things seemed to be going along well enough
until something triggered his revulsion at the
futility and absurdity of life…

Other credits
  • Script writers: Charles Matton
  • Photo: Jean-Jacques Flori
  • Music: José Bartel