Overview

An inexperienced young actress is invited to play a role in a film based on Dostoyevsky's 'The Possessed'. The film director, a Czech immigrant in Paris, takes over her life, and in a short time she is unable to draw the line between acting and reality. She winds up playing a real-life role posing as the dead wife of another Czech immigrant, who is manipulated by the filmmaker into commiting a political assasination.

  1. Dominique Garnier

    Novel, Writer

  2. Andrzej Żuławski

    Director, Writer

Facts

Original Title La femme publique

Status Released

Release Information

  • July 7, 1984
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language French

Runtime 1h 53m

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