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Director:  Francois Ozon
Cinematography:  Yorick Le Saux
Screenplay:  Francois Ozon , Emmanuele Bernheim
Producer:  Olivier Delbosc , Marc Missonnier
Music:  Philippe Rombi
Cast:  Charlotte Rampling , Ludivine Sagnier , Charles Dance , Marc Fayolle , Jean-Marie Lamour , Mireille Mosse
Production:  Fidelite
International distribution:  Celluloid Dreams
BG distribution:  ART Fest Ltd.
Francois Ozon - Retro
5 x 2
8 Women
Criminal Lovers
Sitcom
Under the Sand
Water Drops on Burning Rocks
_Swimming Pool

_SWIMMING POOL
_SWIMMING POOL
_SWIMMING POOL
France, 2003, 102 min, color
Awards:  2003 - "EFA" - for Best Actress, to Charlotte Rampling

Swimming Pool is a subtle, exquisitely suggestive psychodrama with a layer of mystery. Charlotte Rampling plays a successful but uptight London crime writer, who is sent by her publisher to his country house in France to relax and hopefully to produce another bestseller. To her annoyance she is disrupted by the arrival of a beautiful, insolent young woman who claims to be the publishers daughter. Instant antagonism subsides as professional curiosity kicks in. Maybe this bratty sexpot, with her succession of disposable one-night-stands, is femme fatale material?

Wielding an ever-adept hand at suspense and melodrama, Ozon proves once again his growing command of the medium with Swimming Pool, a movie as much about storytelling as it is about passion, jealousy and murder.
Stephen Garrett, indieWIRE

FRANCOIS OZON
FRANCOIS OZON
French director, born in 1967 in Paris. Graduated in film and then attended Frances famed FEMIS film school. His short films were shown at many film festivals around the world. In 1998 he shot his feature debut Sitcom, screened in the Critics Week section at the Cannes IFF. His next two features were also screened at top festivals Criminal Lovers (1999, Venice) and Water Drops on Burning Rocks (2000, Berlin). In 2002 he shot 8 Women, based on the play by Robert Thomas and starring outstanding French actresses of many generations; collectively they received the Silver Bear for Outstanding Artistic Achievement at the 2002 Berlinale. Swimming Pool was screened in the competition at Cannes in 2003. 5x2 was competitor for Golden Lion in 2004.
1993  Victor
1994  Une rose entre nous
1994  Truth or Dare
1995  Little Death
1996  A Summer Dress
1997  Bed Scenes
1997  See the Sea
1998  X2000
1998  Sitcom
1999  Criminal Lovers
1999  Water Drops on Burning Rocks
2000  Under the Sand
2002  8 Women
2003  Swimming Pool
2004  5x2
2005  Time to Leave
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