Hélène is unhappy with her marriage but finds some comfort and relief with Paul, a young art student. They reflect on their differences of age, backgrounds and also what truly connects them. The third character in the story is Serge, a famous artist admired by Paul, with a great historical past but also a very conflicted man who has been through many life obstacles, stories he shares with his new friend on a road trip. There, Paul will find new perspectives to his current situation with Hélène, and learn more about what life and love truly means.
Original title: LE VENT DE LA NUIT
1999 – 1h35 – Drama – France
With: Catherine Deneuve, Daniel Duval, Xavier Beauvois