Seul contre tous

by Gaspar Noé

1998 Selection

FRANCE 1998 1h32

Feature Film

The Butcher has done some time in jail after beating tip the guy who tried to seduce his teenage daugh­ter. He leaves his daughter in an institution and moves to Lille suburbs with his mistress who carries his baby and her mother. She promised him a new life and a new butcher shop. She lied. It doesn't take long before he's overwhelmed by her constant nagging and pettiness... He finds a job as a watchman in an old people home. When his mistress humiliates him one time too many, he kills her baby, steals a gun and goes back to Paris. Penniless and lonely, he wants to find a job and some friends but he quickly understands that both things are very difficult to come by...