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636 Ratings


Directed by Philippe Grandrieux
France, 1998
Drama, Avant-Garde, Sport


A car following the Tour de France. Children screaming in front of the puppet show. Women, often prostitutes, trying to scream as they are being strangled. Then he will meet Claire, the virgin who will give herself to him and perhaps deliver him from his malediction.

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Sombre Directed by Philippe Grandrieux

Critics reviews

One of the great experimental filmmakers working today, Philippe Grandrieux uses the “day for night” shooting technique to supremely creepy effect in Sombre.
October 29, 2015
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