L’Horloger de Saint-Paul
France – 1974 – Color – 105’
Direction: Bertrand Tavernier | Screenplay: Jean Aurenche, Pierre Bost, Bertrand Tavernier, Georges Simenon (“L'Horloger d'Everton”) | Cinematography: Pierre-William Glenn | Editing: Armand Psenny | Μουσ./Mus: Philippe Sarde | Cast: Philippe Noiret, Jean Rochefort, Jacques Denis, Yves Afonso, Julien Bertheau, Jacques Hilling, Clotilde Joano | Production: Raymond Danon
Michel is a watchmaker who lives alone with his teenage son Bernard in Lyons. When the police visit and inform him that Bernard killed a man and is on the run with a girl, Michel realizes that he knew far less about his son than he thought.
*Bertrand Tavernier won the Silver Bear at the 1974 Berlin Film Festival.