R | | Drama, Comedy, Sci-Fi
A young filmmaker in 1960s Paris juggles directing a cheesy sci-fi debacle, directing his own personal art film, coping with his crumbling relationship with his girlfriend, and a new-found infatuation with the sci-fi film's starlet.
After being fired, Andrezej puts his fist through the screening room door. This is a reference to Francis Ford Coppola (father of director Roman Coppola) and his short temper. In fact, when the editors get a framed section of the destroyed wall, it is actually a portion of a wall the elder Coppola wrecked in his early directing days.
So this is the end... or is it the start? Of what?
When Dragonfly swerves her car in reverse in the tunnel, there are skid marks already on the ground along the path her tires take.
English, French, Italian
$54,942 (USA) (27 May 2002)
$411,034 (USA) (8 September 2002)
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