The Bridesmaid / La Demoiselle d’honneur (15) – screening

The Bridesmaid / La Demoiselle d’honneur (15) – screening

Sun 29 Mar 2020
17:00 - 18:55 (1h50m)
"Director Claude Chabrol returns to the work of crime novelist Ruth Rendell for this sinister thriller."
Radio Times
Unreserved seating. Please contact venue with any access requirements.
_ Price: £7 / £5
_ Age Group: 15+ (under 18s accompanied)
_ Venue: Red Lecture Theatre

When the master of French thrillers Claude Chabrol meets the mistress of English suspense fiction Ruth Rendell, the result is a potent if very classic blend.

It’s love at first sight when bridesmaid Senta (Laura Smet) falls into the life of handsome young Philippe (Benoît Magimel) at the wedding of his younger sister . As their passion for one another intensifies, Philippe slowly discovers that Senta is shrouded in mystery . When one day she asks Philippe to perform a terrible deed as proof of his love for her, Philippe must come to terms with who his lover might really be.

Cast Benoît Magimel, Laura Smet, Aurore Clément, Bernard Le Coq, Solene Bouton, Anna Mihalcea, Thomas Chabrol

Director Claude Chabrol

110 mins French with English subtitles | UK Distributors: Cinefile


Originally launched under the brand banner of CinéFrance, CinéFile has broadened its scope from a purely French accent to encompass challenging cinema from around the globe. The company, based in Scotland but working around the UK and Ireland , has had the valuable experience of releasing widely different titles ranging from classic thriller, costume drama, youthful escapism, family comedy, to documentary and short films.