Une exécution ordinaireby Marc Dugainwith Denis Podalydès, Novembre Tom, Marina Hands, Edouard Baer, André Dussollier
Autumn 1952. A young urologist and magnetizer practicing in a hospital on the outskirts of Moscow is desperate to get pregnant by her husband, a disillusioned physicist who survives only because of his love for his wife. The latter is, to her horror, secretly called to treat Stalin, who is ill and has just got rid of his personal doctor. The dictator insinuates himself into the couple and sets up a relationship with the young woman where confidences and manipulation are mixed. Alternately friendly and perverse, Stalin delivers his art of terror...
- running time1h40
- rights end23/11/2014
- filming format35 mm