Stormy Weather

A film by Solveig Anspach

2003 France, Islande - Drama


The psychiatry department of young doctor Cora has just admitted a young lady who refuses to speak and whose identity remains unknown. Cora becomes fond of her patient and establishes a relationship which goes beyond the usual course of treatment. She feels a kind of ? call ? from this woman as a strange and strong tie grows between them. One day, Cora learns that the identity of her patient has been discovered. Her name is Loa, she is a stranger, she has been sent back home? to Iceland. Cora, who had no idea of this woman?s life outside their relationship, is deeply moved ; she decides to meet up with her in order to finish the treatment?

  • cast

    • Elodie Bouchez (Cora)
    • Didda Jonsdottir (Loa)
    • Christophe Sermet (Romain)
    • Baltasar Kormakur (Einar)
  • crew

    • Co-production
    • Jean-Pierre Dardenne (Les Films du Fleuve)
    • Production
    • Patrick Sobelman (Ex Nihilo)
    • Co-production
    • Luc Dardenne (Les Films du Fleuve)
    • Co-production
    • Baltazar Kormakur (Blueeyes Productions)
    • Screenplay
    • Solveig Anspach
    • Screenplay
    • Roger Bohbot
    • Screenplay
    • Pierre Erwann Guillaume
    • Cinematography
    • Benoit Dervaux
  • infos

    • Running time
    • 90 min
    • Format
    • Color 35mm

awards & nominations

  • Cannes 2003 - Official Selection - Un Certain Regard

screenings in festivals & markets


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