Public Affair

Feature film, 87 min., 35mm, 2003.

Director: Mathieu Amalric.


Starring: Anne Alvaro, Jean-Quentin Chatelain, Michèle Laroque, Bernard Ménez 

Written bi: Mathieu Amalric, Christine Dory et Marcelo Novais Teles. 


A film director is commissioned by Arte for its new series “Masculine -Feminine”. Following the new law on parity of the sexes, he proudly sets his plot in the realm of the politics. Three weeks before the shoot, his wife tells him that she has met somebody else. Between the chamber of deputies, and his bedroom, how is he going to fulfil the commission?

Awards and festivals:

Quinzaine des réalisateurs, Cannes 2003, Toronto, Séoul, Namur, Colmar, Sao Paulo, Londres, Florence, Séville, Milan, Vienne.


In coproduction with Arte Fiction - GMT - Procirep CNC (COSIP) Programme Media EU.

World sales: Roissy Films