Claude Chabrol / FR, CA, 1978 / 124 min.
Isabelle Huppert stars in the true story of a sphinx-like teenager who in 1932 poisoned her parents to escape from her stifling bourgeois milieu. Huppert won the Best Actress award at the 1978 Cannes Film Festival.
Le monde d'Isabelle Huppert
Intense and hypnotising, cool and on fire: this summer at Eye the spotlights are on actress Isabelle Huppert. In July and August Eye offers a tribute to the phenomenal French actress with a programme featuring more than thirty films, interviews, guests and Q&As.