A film by Olivier MASSET-DEPASSE

2006 Belgium - Drama


Eve & Damien are passionately in love. After an accident, a gulf of silence slowly comes between them. The two of them run an unusual caf? called the Zoo, where they organize an annual competition for the best animal noise contest. Eve communicates by gestures but no longer speaks. Damien can?t express his desires anymore either. The couple is on the verge of suffocating? When Eve realizes that she is losing Damien, she decides to change. She wants to show him she can learn to speak and meet his needs. Desperate to hang onto him, she is prepared to do anything, even lock him up, to prove her love to him.

  • cast

    • Anne Coesens (Eve)
    • Sagamore Stévenin (Damien)
  • crew

    • Cinematography
    • Tommaso Fiorilli
    • Sound
    • Marc Engels
    • Editing
    • Damien Keyeux
  • infos

    • Running time
    • 86 min
    • Format
    • Super 16 - 1.85

awards & nominations

  • Toronto 2006 - Visions Programme
  • Rome 2006 - In Competition

screenings in festivals & markets