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Double Lover


DIRECTOR: François Ozon
WRITERS: Joyce Carol Oates (novel), François Ozon (screenplay)
CAST: Marine Vacth, Jérémie Renier, Jacqueline Bisset

RUNNING TIME: 107 min.
COUNTRY: France, Belgium

CLASSIFICATION NZ: R18 Violence, sexual violence, sex scenes & content that may disturb.
CLASSIFICATION AUS: R18+ High impact sex scenes.

Double Lover is a 2017 French drama film directed by François Ozon. It was selected to compete for the Palme d'Or in the main competition section at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival.

Chloé (Marine Vacth), a fragile young woman, falls in love with her psychoanalyst, Paul (Jérémie Renier). A few months later she moves in with him, but soon discovers that her lover is concealing a part of his identity.

★★★★ - The Telegraph
★★★★ - The Guardian
★★★★ - The Independent
★★★★ - The Times (UK)
"A deliciously twisted thriller.” — Variety
"A wild wanton ride into the subconscious" - Rolling Stone
"Recalls vintage De Palma & Cronenberg" - LA Times