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This selection offers drama but often with a touch of comedy, and although there are some serious themes, and occasional violence or tragedy, there isn't anything too 'heavy'.

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  • L'Etudiente et Monsieur Henri

    L'Etudiente et Monsieur Henri

  • Ce Qui Nous Lie

    Ce Qui Nous Lie

  • En Equilibre

    En Equilibre

  • Médecin de Campagne

    Médecin de Campagne

  • Dans La Cour

    Dans La Cour

  • Les Adoptés

    Les Adoptés

  • Cézanne et Moi

    Cézanne et moi

  • Gauguin - Voyage de Tahiti

    Gauguin - Voyage de Tahiti

  • Miss Montigny

    Miss Montigny

  • Les hommes du feu

    Les hommes du feu

  • Un Homme Idéal

    Un Homme Idéal

  • Hippocrate

    Hippocrate

  • Le Concert

    Le Concert

  • Belle et Sébastien

    Belle et Sébastien

  • Prendre le large

    Prendre le large

  • Après l'hiver, le printemps

    Après l'hiver, le printemps

  • Le monde est à toi

    Le monde est à toi

  • La Villa

    La Villa

  • Primaire

    Primaire

  • Les petits mouchoirs

    Les petits mouchoirs

  • La vie en miettes

    La vie en miettes

  • La guerre des boutons

    La guerre des boutons

  • La peau de chagrin

    La peau de chagrin

  • Deux moi

    Deux moi

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En Equilibre
En Equilibre
Marc Guermont is a stunt horseman who is seriously injured during a scene. The take involves the horse and rider falling but after successfully doing this the horse, Othello, stamps on Marc's spine having been spooked by a dog. As a consequence he is left a T10 paraplegic. Florence Kernel is the insurance assessor sent to settle his claim. Marc had already 'thrown out' the previous assessor when he had arrived at the hospital, and Florence has been sent to try a more gentle approach.

Marc, feeling that he has been short-changed, refuses an early settlement. Florence, meanwhile, seems to be beguiled by Marc's philosophy of life. She is a classical music lover, and Marc questions why she hadn't pursued her ambition to be a concert pianist. This leaves her questioning her current life. She has clearly developed strong feelings for Marc and one is left with the impression that her marriage and family were no longer satisfying her.

Florence is taken off Marc's case, as her company wants a fast settlement, and it stops his interim payments to pressurise him. Florence takes the unusual step of recommending a lawyer, an old college friend, and Marc begins to realise that her interest in him perhaps extends beyond the professional-client relationship.

A brief relationship follows, instigated when Florence visits Marc to give him recordings she made when interviewing him, which her lawyer said could help his case. Her action of recommending a lawyer in the first place was in fact illegal, and passing him company recordings was obviously a serious breach of trust with her employer, which eventually leads to her dismissal.

While the love affair was brief, the effect it has on both of their lives is profound.
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