Synopsis:

In a little room full of old curios and souvenirs from a long and happy life, the table is laid for three. It is 11.50 in the morning, Tony (75 years), small with a good complexion, is already at the table. Rosie (75 years), plump and lively for her age, is still in the kitchen. They are waiting for Rosie’s new bridge partner to arrive for lunch – Armand (same age), tall, astute and cheerful. After the meal, Tony excuses himself and goes for a siesta. Having trouble sleeping because of the laughing of the other two, he gets up and through a small window, he sees Rosie and Armand kissing.In the afternoon, Tony, Rosie and Armand go to the bowling pitch, a “second home” for Tony, who is an ex-champion at boules. The trio carry on as though nothing has happened, and Tony grits his teeth and concentrates on the game, putting up with it, but in the end he cracks …

Cast:
Michel De Warzee, Nicoles Valberg,François Beukelaers
Director's filmography:
- Tony (2012 - Short)
Type:
Short
Genre:
Fiction
Year of production:
2012
Status:
Finished
Runtime:
12'59
Majority:
Yes
Production:
Les Ateliers INRACI