STRANGER BY THE LAKE

ALAIN GUIRAUDIE

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Synopsis

Summer. A concealed cruising area near a lake. Franck falls in love with Michel, a handsome, powerful and deeply dangerous man. Franck knows it, but he nevertheless wants to experience this passion.

Producers

Les films du Worso

ARTE France Cinéma

M141

Films de Force Majeure

Financial partners

CNC (Avance sur recettes), PACA region, Cinémage, Soficinéma 

Script

Alain Guiraudie

Casting

Pierre Deladonchamps, Christophe Paou, Patrick D'Assumçao

French release

June 12, 2013

French distribution

International sales

Les Films du Losange

Les Films du Losange

Broadcast

ARTE, Canal +, Ciné +

Festivals & awards

  • New York Film Festival 

  • Istanbul Film Festival

  • Cesar Award (8 nominations)

  • ​Rotterdam, Stockholm, Vienna, Kiev, New York International Film Festivals

  • Rendez-vous with French Cinema

  • Sundance

  • AFI FEST

  • BFI London Film Festival

  • FNC

  • BIFF

  • Helsinki Film Festibal

  • Bienne French Film Festival

  • TIFF

  • Sarajevo Film Festival

  • Cannes International Film Festival

  • Queer Palm​