Original title: Violette Director: Martin Provost Screenplay: Martin Provost, Marc Abdelnour, René de Ceccatty Director of Photography: Yves Cape Producer: Miléna Poylo, Gilles Sacuto Editor: Ludo Troch Print source: Doc & Film International, Film Europe s.r.o. Country: France Year of production: 2013 Length (min): 139 Language: French Subtitles: Czech, English Sales: Doc & Film International Section: Jiný břeh Genre: Drama Sponsors: l’Institut français de Prague, Film Europe s.r.o.
When controversial novelist, Violette Leduc meets Simone de Beauvoir in post-war Paris, she soon becomes her friend and protegé. Simone admires her raw honesty and uncensored talent, offers her guidance and champions her work. But Violette craves also her love.