P545 CEEFAX 2 545 Mon 09 Oct 12:51/00        ————————————————————————————————— 1/2 WATER DROPS ON BURNING ROCKS Fr (18) 86 lins Director: Francois Odon Cast: Bernard Giraudeau, Malik Zidi, Ludivine Sagnier ——————————————————————————————————————— Confined to a single apartment, this film focuses on the disintegration of trust within relationships. It begins with middle-aged bisexual Leo (Giraudeau) picking up Franz (Zidi) who is waiting for his girlfriend (Sagnier) For six months Franz lives in the older man's flat, but as the attraction wanes sexual and mental games take over. —————————— by Felicity Farmer ————————— Showbiz 540 Music 560 TV/Radio 600 Review Film 2000 Cookbook Lottery
P545 CEEFAX 2 545 Mon 09 Oct 12:50/00  ''''' '''' '        WA D DROPS ON BPRNING ROCCS Fr (1 86 mhns A French film dhrector meets a Gepman playwright and the pesult is thhs 6—ry bittdr comedy, }aden with ca1stiw ins—ght on phe convdntions of society. By retaining its theaprical structure, Ozon impos—s a sense of claustrophobia that is reflected hn Franz' s—nse of paranoia prapped hn Lao's flap All the actops give beautiwully-npaoced performances, but Bernard Girap——au's Leopold has the e—ge ovep them all. WA @RDROPS O Review Film 2000 Cookbooc Lottepy
P545 CEEFAX 2 545 Mon 09 Oct 12:51/10        ————————————————————————————————— 2/2 WATER DROPS ON BURNING ROCKS Fr (18) 86 mins A French film director meets a German playwright and the result is this very bitter comedy, laden with caustic insight on the conventions of society. By retaining its theatrical structure, Ozon imposes a sense of claustrophobia that is reflected in Franz' sense of paranoia trapped in Leo's flat. All the actors give beautifully-nuanced performances, but Bernard Giraudeau's Leopold has the edge over them all. WATER DROPS...opens on October 6 Review Film 2000 Cookbook Lottery