- 100 minutes
Paul buys Hôtel du Lac, weds the lovely Nelly and will soon be the head of a little family and a thriving business. He presents every outward sign of success. Yet something is wrong. A strange restlessness seizes Paul. He begins to carefully monitor his wife’s behaviour. Isn’t she too pretty? Does she overly seek to please? Soon, Paul, ravaged by jealously, surprises Nelly and one of his clients, Martineau, on an island. As the months pass, he loses his footing and descends into madness...