A Faithful Man

A Faithful Man

Louis Garrel • 2018 • France

A quintessentially French portrait of shifting love and loyalty.

Abel has just gotten back together with Marianne, nine years after she left him for his best friend. Soon, however, Abel is being pursued by Ève, a young woman who has been infatuated with Abel since her youth.

Prominent French actor Louis Garrel's second feature film premiered at Berlin; Toronto, where it won the FIPRESCI Prize; and San Sebastián, where it won the Jury Prize for Best Screenplay. A Faithful Man is a New York Times Critics' Pick.

A Faithful Man
  • A Faithful Man

    Directed by Louis Garrel • 2018 • France

    Pivoting breezily between past and present, male and female vantage points, and co-written with legendary screenwriter Jean-Claude Carrière, A Faithful Man unsettles conventional tropes of patriarchy in the French New Wave.