Abus de Faiblesse (2014)

Abus de Faiblesse
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating None
Runtime 1hr 45mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation, Thriller, Foreign, Biopic
Keywords 2010s, biopic, character study, con artist, contemplative, disability, filmmaker, stroke, true story
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Alain Marcoen Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Catherine Breillat Source Material (from book: "Abus de faiblesse") 120786 4000002
Pascale Chavance Editor n/a 172 7000001
Didier Lockwood Music n/a 120781 8000001
Dominique Warnier Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Pierre-Francois Limbosch Set Designer n/a 202 9000001
Catherine Breillat Screenplay (adaptation) 120778 4000001
Nicolas Steil Co-Producer n/a 170 3000002
Laurence Ursino Actor Andy 1 1000003
Kool Shen Actor Vilko Piran 1 1000002
Christophe Sermet Actor Ezze 1 1000004
Ronald Leclercq Actor Gino 1 1000005
Catherine Breillat Director n/a 2 2000001
Isabelle Huppert Actor Maud Schoenberg 1 1000001
Maud is a strong willed filmmaker who suffers a stroke. Bedridden, but determined to pursue her latest film project, she sees Vilko, a con man who swindles celebrities, on a TV talk show. Interested in him for her new film, the two meet and Maud soon finds herself falling for Vilko's manipulative charm as their symbiotic relationship hurdles out of control.