The Life of the Dead

A large family meets at a country manor after one of their members tried to commit suicide. While he's fighting for his life in hospital, the rest of the relatives try to deal with his act and his possible demise in their own way. This mid-length film marked Arnaud Desplechin's entry into the world of cinema and earned him the prestigious French Jean-Vigo award.
Director: Arnaud Desplechin
Screenplay: Arnaud Desplechin
Director of Photography: Éric Gautier
Editor: François Gédigier, Laurence Briaud
Music: Marjory Ott, Marc Sommer
Producer: Pascal Caucheteux
Sales: Why Not Productions
Original title: La Vie des morts
Country: France
Year of production: 1991
Length (min): 54
Language: French
Subtitles: Czech, English
Section: Profil: Arnaud Desplechin

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