Lights Out (Simon Werner A Disparu...)
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Lights Out (Simon Werner A Disparu...)
The unexplained disappearance of a handful of students touches the lives of their peers in unexpected ways in this low-key drama, the first feature from writer and director Fabrice Gobert. Werner (Laurent Delbecque) is a teenager attending Lycee Leon Blum on the suburban fringes of Paris in 1992. When Werner goes missing, his friends become increasingly concerned with the passage of time, and his former girlfriend (Ana Girardot) and two of his pals (Audrey Bastien and Jules Pelissier) begin playing private eye, trying to pull together the sketchy evidence in hopes of solving the mystery of… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The combination of slick, detailed writing and deft directing of the young stars make this a calling card film that will open many doors for [writer-director] Gobert."
‑ Robin Clifford, Reeling Reviews
"Writer/director Fabrice Gobert makes his feature debut with a tip of the hat to an old French film, the structure of Tarantino's "Pulp Fiction" and a soundtrack by Sonic Youth."
‑ Laura Clifford, Reeling Reviews
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