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WATER DROPS ON BURNING ROCKS

by François Ozon

synopsis

An unlikely love story between a middle-aged man and a 20-year old boy, set in Germany in the 1970s.

international title: Water Drops on Burning Rocks
original title: Gouttes d'eau sur pierres brûlantes
country: France
sales agent: Celluloid Dreams
year: 2000
genre: fiction
directed by: François Ozon
film run: 82'
release date: FR 15/03/2000, BE 24/04/2000, NL 5/10/2000
screenplay: François Ozon, (based on the play by Rainer Werner Fassbinder)
cast: Bernard Giraudeau, Malik Zidi, Ludivine Sagnier, Roy Scheider
cinematography by: Jeanne Lapoirie
film editing: Laurence Bawedin, Claudine Bouché
costumes designer: Pascaline Chavanne
producer: Olivier Delbosc, Christine Gozlan, Marc Missonnier, Alain Sarde, Kenzô Horikoshi
production: Les Films Alain Sarde
distributor: Key Films, Haut et Court, Nirvana Films, Concorde Filmverleih, Filmladen, Curzon Artificial Eye, Cinemien, Les Films de L'Elysée, Gloria Film