The sacrifice of flame

For Marcel, building a small routine life is a salvation when you don't know who you are, when you need to find your bearings, to gain autonomy, but it cannot last. There is a break when, during his morning walk, he observes the police pulling a corpse out of the water. Details disturb and obsess him to the point of taking reckless risks to investigate. Everything seems to come to a head when he accidentally crosses paths with Alwine, a prostitute whom he tries to protect from a gang of henchmen who want her back. Adding one's two cents upset the well-oiled machine of his routine will reveal theanaïrês who hides deep inside him. Between chaos and determinism, he will experience the cruelty of free will...

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Dans le Paris des années 30, Marcel vous emmène à la recherche d’un assassin qui noie ses victimes dans la Seine. Son enquête le conduira à faire des choix insensés en se faisant passer pour ce qu’il n’est pas, ou… était… ou pensait être… ou…