Rust and Bone

Showed at Images 3/8/2013–3/14/2013

Starring: Marion Cotillard, Matthias Schoenaerts

Ali finds himself homeless, penniless, and friendless, with his five-year-old son. He takes refuge with his sister Anna in Antibes, and gets a job as a bouncer in a nightclub. He comes to the aid of Stephanie during a nightclub brawl. Aloof and beautiful, Stephanie seems unattainable, but in his frank manner, Ali leaves her his phone number anyway. Stephanie trains orca whales at Marineland. When a performance ends in tragedy, a call in the night brings them together.

  • Director: Jacques Audiard
  • Rating: R
  • Runtime: 2 hours
  • Genre: Drama

“A film thrillingly raw and essential, life-affirming, sublime.”

– Philadelphia Inquirer