Heat Wave

2011
  |  Buy to Own: 20/08/2018
  |  92 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC

Synopsis

French drama in which the lives of five interconnected individuals from Marseilles begin to intertwine over the course of an afternoon. Supermarket cashier Amelie (Adèle Haenel) has her world turned upside down just as her boyfriend, Luigi (Ulysse Grosjean), needs to break some bad news to her after falling out with his father. Amelie's overweight mother Anne (Sylvie Lachat), meanwhile, has set off into the city for an important appointment. Luigi and his cousin, Stéphane (Julien Bodet), attempt to navigate adulthood and a mysterious elderly man named Georges (Yves Ruellan) goes about his daily life, before making a decision that could change things forever.