A Flame in My Heart

Une flamme dans mon coeur
by Alain Tanner1h461987Switzerland

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The painful ending of a love story binding an over-30-year-old woman and a North African, and the beginning and end of a relationship she also has with an "established" journalist she meets in the subway. The stories illustrate the absolute claim of a woman who can only understand love in terms of life and death, an attitude that generally makes love appear dramatic, but at least burning and flickering, like the flame that glows in her heart.

Cast and crew
  • Credits

    • Production Compagny : La Sept Cinéma, Radio Télévision Suisse (RTS), Filmargem, CAB Productions, Filmograph, Garance Films
    • Director : Alain Tanner
    • Producer : Paulo Branco
    • Sound Recorder : Joaquim Pinto
    • Photo Director : Acácio de Almeida
    • Editing : Laurent Uhler
    • Scenario : Myriam Mézières
  • Technical details

    • Printed format : 35 mm
    • Year of production : 1987
    • French release date : 27 mai 1987
    • Category : Feature film
    • Color : Black and White
    • Language : French

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