The Inner Life Of Martin Frost

07/09/2009  |  94 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Paul Auster's psychological drama stars David Thewlis as a writer who becomes enchanted by a strange otherworldly female. After retreating to the countryside on the publication of his latest novel, successful author Martin Frost (Thewlis) wakes to find a mysterious, beautiful woman, Claire (Irene Jacob), in bed beside him. Claiming to be the niece of the owner, her story is blown when Martin receives a call from his friend who owns the house. Letting the mystery of her past drop, Martin finds himself falling in love with his uninvited guest, who seems to know his inner thoughts. But as he embarks on the writing of his new book, inspired by his muse, Claire begins to suffer ill health. The more Martin writes, the more Claire's condition worsens...