Synopsis:
In his cramped room, Willy (80), an inveterate old smoker, is bored and waiting to die. As a fan of action films, he cannot resign himself to staying cooped up in this rest home which he regards as a sterile prison. What he wants is to die a free man! Helped by Barracuda his goldfish, Zoé the pretty nurse and a band of old-timers, Willy hatches a cunning plan… to escape!
Cast:
Luis Rego, Maryvonne Michel, Maud Bettina, Marie Antojo, Pierre Lekeux
Director's filmography:
- Chiens perdus sans collier (1955)
- Notre-Dame de Paris (1956)
- Plutôt crever que mourir ici! (2015 - Short)
Type:
Short
Genre:
Fiction
Year of production:
2015
Status:
Finished
Runtime:
15'
Majority:
Yes
Production:
Les Gens (Stromboli Pictures)