A brutal murder is committed in a small town in France. The dismembered corpse is dropped from a railway viaduct onto passing trains below... All except the head. Witness this modern classic psychological thriller that takes you right inside the heart and mind of the perpetrator. Based on a fascinating true crime that took place in 1949.
Pierre (Rob Meldrum) and Claire Lannes (Jillian Murray) are ordinary human beings leading everyday lives until a gruesome catastrophe occurs. In simple conversation, they effortlessly reveal the beauty and brutality of their inner selves, and create a painstaking portrait of lost passion.
Starring Rob Meldrum and Jillian Murray
Directed by Laurence Strangio
English translation by Barbara Bray
"Acting of the highest order…
Rare and heady theatre…
A sublime production."